Changes between Version 31 and Version 32 of Building/Hacking


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Timestamp:
Nov 2, 2011 4:54:14 PM (2 years ago)
Author:
GregWeber
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Validation -> Testing

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    82 == Validating == 
     82== Testing == 
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    84 Another way to build GHC is to [wiki:TestingPatches run the validate script], which does a build of GHC from scratch (it does `make distclean` first), using standard settings, and then runs the testsuite.  If validate passes without any errors, then it is ok to submit the patches from your tree. 
     84The [wiki:TestingPatches validation script] does a build of GHC from scratch and runs the test suite. If it passes without any errors, then it is ok to submit the patches from your tree. You should of course either be adding onto the test suite or running manual tests to verify your changes. 
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    8686== Parallel builds ==