Changes between Version 14 and Version 15 of Building/Installing


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Timestamp:
Sep 5, 2015 2:24:34 PM (4 years ago)
Author:
thomie
Comment:

Mention install-strip

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    v14 v15  
    1212$ make install
    1313}}}
     14or
     15{{{
     16$ make install-strip
     17}}}
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    15 This will build anything that isn't up-to-date, copy the files into the right places (see below) and make sure all the packages are registered properly.
     19This will build anything that isn't up-to-date, copy the files into the right places (see below) and make sure all the packages are registered properly. The `install-strip` variant strips executable files while installing them.
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    1721GHC will be installed to the directory that you specified at configure time with the `--prefix` option. If you forgot to do so, then rather than reconfiguring and rebuilding, it's probably faster to build and install from a binary distribution as described below.