GHCi and C libraries
Manuel M. T. Chakravarty
Tue, 13 Feb 2001 18:49:42 +1100
Simon Marlow <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote,
> > Now each external package has to link its files into both *.a and
> > *.o files to make them usable with GHCi.
> Julian is in the process of looking into the external libraries issue.
> The deal is that anything which can be dlopen()ed, or is a .o file, can
> be loaded by GHCi. That just excludes plain old static .a libraries,
> but most of these have shared versions anyway.
GHC-built Haskell libraries usually have no shared version,
unless I missed something.