Changes between Version 21 and Version 22 of Building/GettingTheSources


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Timestamp:
Feb 17, 2008 8:15:48 PM (6 years ago)
Author:
tim
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grammar pedantry

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    v21 v22  
    5656   The command `darcs-all` automates the fetching of the repositories for the libraries. 
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    58 If you omit step (3), `darcs-all` will pull patches into the GHC repository too, and if that pulls a patch that modifies the `darcs-all` script itself, then bizarre things can (or at least could in the past) happen. The safe thing to do is to get your main `ghc` repo up to date (step 3) and then run the script. 
     58If you omit step (3), then `darcs-all` will pull patches into the GHC repository too. If one of those patches modifies the `darcs-all` script itself, then bizarre things can happen (or at least: in the past, they could happen.) The safe thing to do is to get your main `ghc` repo up to date (step 3) and then run the script. 
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    6060If you only want to download the latest sources and aren't interested in working on GHC, then you can get ''partial'' repositories: