[Fwd: [Haskell-cafe] Fun with Cabal on Windows! [Stream fusion
J. Garrett Morris
trevion at gmail.com
Mon Nov 19 20:40:56 EST 2007
> Reproduced on mine too, I think I always have added that to the PATH as well.
Same here, I've also always had to add gcc-lib to the PATH.
> --------- MINOR RANT -----------
> > Well, no, this is Windoze, we don't have ld here...
> Calling Microsoft Windows (TM) "Windoze" is a bad idea. Microsoft pay
> for a good proportion of Haskell development, and hence showing them
> at least basic politness seems only fair. It may seem cool to people
> who dislike Windows, but in most cases, you are specifically asking
> for the help of a Windows user, who kind of gets instantly disinclined
> to help as soon as you suggest they (or their operating system of
> choice) is "dozy". It's the same number of keys, and abbreviating it
> to Win would be perfectly acceptable too!
The man who'd introduced them didn't much like either of them, though
he acted as if he did, anxious as he was to preserve good relations at
all times. One never knew, after all, now did one now did one now did
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