Changes between Version 4 and Version 5 of Building/Rebuilding


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Timestamp:
Apr 17, 2007 3:20:37 PM (7 years ago)
Author:
simonmar
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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