Changes between Version 4 and Version 5 of Building/QuickStart


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Timestamp:
Mar 16, 2009 10:42:16 AM (6 years ago)
Author:
simonmar
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include Windows instructions

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    77No problem.  This recipe should build and install a working GHC with
    8 all the default settings.  (unless you're on Windows, in which case go
    9 to [wiki:Building/Windows]).
     8all the default settings.
    109
    1110The following instructions assume that you have [wiki:Building/GettingTheSources got the sources] (note: not just a `darcs get`) and [wiki:Building/Prerequisites installed the necessary tools].
     
    1918(this step isn't necessary if you have a source distribution).
    2019
    21 Now, everybody:
     20Windows users:
     21
     22{{{
     23$ ./configure --host=i386-unknown-mingw32
     24      --with-gcc=c:/mingw/bin/gcc
     25      --with-ld=c:/mingw/bin/ld.exe
     26}}}
     27
     28where `c:/mingw` should be replaced by the place you installed MinGW, if you installed it somewhere other than the default.
     29
     30Non-Windows users can just say:
    2231
    2332{{{
    2433$ ./configure
     34}}}
     35
     36Now everybody:
     37
     38{{{
    2539$ make
    2640$ make install
    2741}}}
    2842
    29 For GHC, this will do a 2-stage bootstrap build of the compiler, with
     43This will do a 2-stage bootstrap build of the compiler, with
    3044profiling libraries, and install the results in the default location
    3145(under {{{/usr/local}}} on Unix, for example).