Changes between Version 25 and Version 26 of Building/GettingTheSources


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May 19, 2008 11:29:41 AM (6 years ago)
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simonpj
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    5252Instead, follow the following steps: 
    53  0. Download a complete bundle of the required repositories first, using your browser rather than darcs. These bundles are on [http://darcs.haskell.org/] in files of the form `ghc-HEAD-`''date''`-ghc-corelibs-testsuite.tar.bz2`, e.g. `ghc-HEAD-2007-08-29-ghc-corelibs-testsuite.tar.bz2`.[[BR]][[BR]] 
    54  0. Unpack the bundle, which will create a directory called `ghc`.  You can rename this directory freely.[[BR]][[BR]] 
     53 0. Download a complete bundle of the required repositories first, using your browser rather than darcs. These bundles are on [http://darcs.haskell.org/] usually in three files of the form  
     54   * `ghc-HEAD-2007-08-29-ghc-corelibs-testsuite.tar.bz2` (100Mbytes) 
     55   * `ghc-HEAD-2007-08-29-ghc-corelibs.tar.bz2` (90 Mbytes) 
     56   * `ghc-HEAD-2007-08-29-ghc.tar.bz2` (60 Mbytes) 
     57 Each of these is a subset of the previous one; pick the smallest one that has what you need.  Of course, the dates may vary. 
     58 2. Unpack the bundle, which will create a directory called `ghc`.  You can rename this directory freely.[[BR]][[BR]] 
    5559 0. Change into the new directory, and pull patches from the main GHC repository: 
    5660{{{