Changes between Version 25 and Version 26 of Building/Preparation/Windows
- Nov 18, 2011 10:29:41 AM (5 years ago)
v25 v26 1 1 = Setting up a Windows system for building GHC = 2 2 3 Installing the following will get you a working build environment with MSYS. The instructions are current for GHC 7.2. An alternatively method for windows is to build GHC, [wiki:Building/Windows/Cygwin using Cygwin]). Using MSYS is the preferred approach though. 3 Installing the following will get you a working build environment with MSYS. The instructions are current for GHC 7.2. 4 4 5 0. If you don't know what MinGW, MSYS and Cygwin are, then please read some background info on the [wiki:Building/Platforms/Windows here]. 5 Other documentation for Windows includes: 6 * [wiki:Building/Windows/Cygwin Using Cygwin]) to build GHC. Using MSYS is the preferred approach though. 7 * [wiki:Building/Platforms/Windows MinGW/MSYS/Cgwin] information for people new to using UNIX tools on Windows. 8 * [wiki:Building/Windows/SSH Using SSH] on Windows. 9 10 == Setting up Windows == 6 11 7 12 1. We don't recommend installing anything into a directory path that contains spaces.