Changes between Version 5 and Version 6 of MakingReleases


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Timestamp:
Jan 27, 2013 4:31:52 PM (3 years ago)
Author:
igloo
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  • MakingReleases

    v5 v6  
    4444$ make binary-dist 2>&1 | tee ../bd.log
    4545}}}
     46
     47== Sanity checking the binary builds ==
     48
     49The `compare` tool compares the tarballs of different releases, and warns about possible problems:
     50
     51{{{
     52$ cd <</path/to/ghc/tree>>/distrib/compare
     53$ make
     54}}}
     55
     56{{{
     57$ <</path/to/ghc/tree>>/distrib/compare <<previous_release_files>> <<this_release_files>>
     58}}}