MSYS build - stage 2 problem
simonpj at microsoft.com
Tue Mar 2 12:11:10 EST 2004
OK, ignoring the CVS problem for now, I went on to build GHC using MSYS.
* I applied Gour's patch to configure.ac etc
* I used ghc-6.0.1 as my build compiler
* I have environment variables set
MAKE_MODE = UNIX
SHELL = c:/msys/1.0/bin/sh
PATH include c:/msys/1.0/bin
* I did configure thus:
Then 'make'. And it successfully built the entire tree. No problem
The good thing is that I've become an MSYS believer! It's a lot faster
than Cygwin. Simpler too. If I could solve this ssh problem, I'd
The difficulty is that I can't reproduce Gour's problem.
Are you using Win98? (Since that behaves differently wrt tmp files at
I'm not sure how to help now. Maybe check out a totally fresh tree, and
then record the entire sequence of what happens when you go
and send it.
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