Opened 13 years ago

Closed 10 years ago

Last modified 3 weeks ago

#654 closed feature request (fixed)

Cabalization of the GHC library.

Reported by: Lemmih Owned by: igloo
Priority: normal Milestone: 6.10.1
Component: Build System (make) Version: 6.4.1
Keywords: Cc:
Operating System: Unknown/Multiple Architecture: Unknown/Multiple
Type of failure: None/Unknown Test Case: N/A
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Rebuilding the GHC library when, say, a new version of Cabal is install, is not very convenient. Even harder is it to build with profiling enabled. Cabalizing the library would be an ideal solution, although I'm not sure how it'll work with the rest of the build-system.

Change History (10)

comment:1 Changed 13 years ago by Lemmih

Component: CompilerBuild System

comment:2 Changed 12 years ago by igloo

Milestone: 6.66.8

comment:3 Changed 12 years ago by igloo

Owner: set to igloo
Test Case: N/A

I'll look at this after the libraries are built with cabal.

comment:4 Changed 11 years ago by simonmar

Milestone: 6.8 branch6.10 branch

comment:5 Changed 10 years ago by igloo

Milestone: 6.10 branch6.10.1

comment:6 Changed 10 years ago by igloo

Resolution: fixed
Status: newclosed

We now build GHC with Cabal.

comment:7 Changed 10 years ago by simonmar

Architecture: MultipleUnknown/Multiple

comment:8 Changed 10 years ago by simonmar

Operating System: MultipleUnknown/Multiple

comment:9 Changed 9 years ago by simonmar

difficulty: Moderate (1 day)Moderate (less than a day)

comment:10 Changed 3 weeks ago by bgamari

Component: Build SystemBuild System (make)
Type of failure: None/Unknown

The new Hadrian build system has been merged. Relabeling the tickets concerning the legacy make build system to prevent confusion.

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