Opened 13 years ago

Closed 13 years ago

Last modified 47 years ago

#214 closed bug (Fixed)

ghc "panic" - typecheck/TcRnTypes.lhs:233

Reported by: fergus Owned by: simonpj
Priority: normal Milestone:
Component: Compiler (Type checker) Version: 6.0.1
Keywords: Cc:
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Type of failure: Test Case:
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I got a ghc "panic" when trying to compile some code
which made use of .hi-boot files.  The exact panic
message was

ghc-6.0.1: panic! (the `impossible' happened, GHC
version 6.0.1):
        typecheck/TcRnTypes.lhs:233: Missing field in
record construction TcRnTypes.top_errs

This was on a RedHat 8.0 Linux system,
with the following version of ghc:
Glasgow Haskell Compiler, Version 6.0.1, for Haskell
98, compiled by GHC version 6.0

I apologize for the incompleteness of this bug report,
but unfortunately the source code which triggered this
bug is proprietary, so I can't include it here.  Sorry!

Change History (2)

comment:1 Changed 13 years ago by simonmar

  • Status changed from assigned to closed
  • Summary changed from ghc "panic" - typecheck/TcRnTypes.lhs:233 to ghc
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This bug was fixed in 6.2.  See this message for details:

comment:2 Changed 13 years ago by simonmar

  • Summary changed from ghc to ghc "panic" - typecheck/TcRnTypes.lhs:233
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Put the summary back.  Not sure what happened there.
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