Changes between Version 4 and Version 5 of Building/Rebuilding


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Timestamp:
Apr 17, 2007 3:20:37 PM (8 years ago)
Author:
simonmar
Comment:

clean the tree before pulling

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    33= How do I rebuild GHC after updating or changing it? =
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    5 Note that after pulling new changes, the safest way to continue working is to clean the build tree and start from scratch:
     5Note that after pulling new changes, the safest way to continue working is to clean the build tree and start from scratch.
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     7In fact, it's best to clean the tree ''before'' pulling, because the new code may not know how to clean the old build tree:
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    79{{{
    810  $ make distclean
     11}}}
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     13Now you can `sh darcs-all pull`, followed by building the tree as normal:
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     15{{{
    916  $ sh boot
    1017  $ ./configure