Changes between Version 7 and Version 8 of Building/Windows


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Timestamp:
Apr 12, 2007 10:47:05 PM (7 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