Change History for Newcomers

Version Date Author Comment
91 2 weeks ntc2 Warning that building older GHCs needs an older GHC on path.
90 5 months supersven Add link to "Dive into GHC" by Stephen Diehl
89 8 months lspitzner
88 10 months takenobu Add link to Phabricator/differential
87 10 months mpickering
86 11 months vaibhavsagar
85 15 months bgamari
84 15 months bgamari
83 15 months bgamari
82 15 months bgamari
81 15 months bgamari
80 17 months simonmar
79 20 months thomie Don't use 'make fast' after pulling in changes from others.
78 20 months Rufflewind Remove unnecessary 'cd mk' (it's not like it saves a lot of typing)
77 2 years thomie Mention other directories. Not everyone is working in compiler/
76 2 years thomie Make it clear that build.mk is in mk/
75 2 years thomie Move 'Hacking on GHC' blog post to bottom
74 2 years thomie Fix link
73 2 years thomie Grammar
72 2 years simonpj
71 2 years thomie run make fast in the ghc directory
70 2 years thomie Building/Hacking has been merged into this page
69 2 years thomie Final update
68 2 years thomie Add section Fast rebuilding
67 2 years thomie Link to Building/Using#RebuildingtheGHCbinaryaftermakingchanges instead
66 2 years thomie Reorder
65 2 years thomie Add comment about stage=2
64 2 years thomie Formatting
63 2 years Phyx- Updated windows configure instructions
62 2 years thomie Run make in ghc or compiler
61 2 years thomie Add link to Building/Using
60 3 years thomie Minor
59 3 years thomie Simplify. Only link to WorkingConventions/FixingBugs
58 3 years thomie Cleanup
57 3 years thomie Replace Richard's email by irc channel name and remove link to emacs …
56 3 years thomie Add link to how to add a test
55 3 years thomie Move reading the article to after the build instructions
54 3 years thomie Remove firewall note, it's described in Building/GettingTheSources
53 3 years thomie Remove explicit perl
52 3 years thomie Add tasks
51 3 years thomie Mention to not run make in the ghc root directory, don't mention make 1
50 3 years thomie Mention building guide, commentary and debugging pages
49 3 years thomie Split tickets into bugs vs feature requests
48 3 years jstolarek
47 3 years jstolarek
46 3 years jstolarek Remove links to milestones. I believe these are confusing.
45 3 years jstolarek Remove documentation bugs. These are not low-hanging fruits.
44 3 years jstolarek
43 3 years thomie Add #8811
42 3 years thomie Add #8815 to list of low hanging fruit
41 3 years thomie Mention documentation bugs, roadmap and milestones
40 3 years thomie Prefer using Phabricator instead of attaching patches to tickets
39 3 years jstolarek
38 3 years jstolarek
37 3 years monoidal add #9681 to the list
36 3 years thomie github
35 3 years thomie clone ghc-tarballs on windows
34 3 years hvr
33 3 years thomie Temporarily clone from github
32 3 years thomie Cleanup
31 3 years thomie Add "git clone git://git.haskell.org/ghc-tarballs.git"
30 3 years thomie Remove sync-all, mention stage=2, reflect changes in WorkingConventions/Git
29 3 years jstolarek
28 4 years thomie Building/Hacking is a better reference than Building/QuickStart
27 4 years gintas
26 4 years nomeata
25 4 years jstolarek
24 4 years jstolarek
23 4 years fw Remove obsolete --testsuite flag
22 4 years monoidal remove #2450
21 4 years galen grammar
20 4 years jstolarek
19 4 years goldfire
18 4 years goldfire
17 4 years goldfire
16 4 years jstolarek
15 4 years goldfire
14 4 years leroux #2184 has a working patch and is up for review.
13 4 years goldfire
12 4 years jstolarek
11 4 years jstolarek
10 4 years jstolarek
9 4 years hvr substitute darcs.haskell.org by git.haskell.org
8 4 years goldfire removed broken PDF link to AOSA article -- can't find correct address
7 4 years hvr remove redundant -r argument
6 4 years hvr Improve markup to allow direct copy & paste of shell fragments; …
5 4 years jstolarek
4 4 years jstolarek
3 4 years jstolarek
2 4 years goldfire
1 4 years goldfire