Changes between Version 7 and Version 8 of Building/Windows


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Timestamp:
Apr 12, 2007 10:47:05 PM (8 years ago)
Author:
igloo
Comment:

autoreconf -> sh boot

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  • Building/Windows

    v7 v8  
    245245the bullets below only tell
    246246you about Windows-specific wrinkles.
    247  * If you used {{{autoconf}}} instead of {{{autoreconf}}},
     247 * If you used {{{autoconf}}} instead of {{{sh boot}}},
    248248   you'll get an error when you run {{{./configure}}}:
    249249   {{{
     
    257257configure: error: ./configure failed for ghc
    258258}}}
    259  * {{{autoreconf}}} seems to create the file {{{configure}}}
    260    read-only.  So if you need to run autoreconf again (which I sometimes do for safety's sake),
     259 * {{{autoreconf}}} (which gets run by {{{sh boot}}}) seems to create the file {{{configure}}}
     260   read-only.  So if you need to run {{{sh boot}}} again (which I sometimes do for safety's sake),
    261261   you get
    262262   {{{
     
    264264}}}
    265265   Solution: delete {{{configure}}} first.
    266  * After {{{autoreconf}}} run {{{./configure}}} in
    267    {{{$(GHC_TOP)/}}} thus:
     266 * After {{{sh boot}}} run {{{./configure}}} in
     267   {{{$(GHC_TOP)/}}} thus:
    268268   {{{
    269269$ ./configure --host=i386-unknown-mingw32 --with-gcc=c:/mingw/bin/gcc
     
    379379  - cd c:/ghc-build
    380380    ; (if you aren't there already)
    381   - autoreconf
     381  - sh boot
    382382  - ./configure --host=i386-unknown-mingw32 --with-gcc=C:/Mingw/bin/gcc.exe
    383383    ; we use cygwin, but build for windows