Update; cpphs for GHC?
simonmarhaskell at gmail.com
Wed Aug 1 04:15:29 EDT 2007
Malcolm Wallace wrote:
> given that (if I have understood correctly) the
> technical context here is using GHC in conjunction with a Microsoft C
> compiler as a backend
Slight correction - we're not using the MS C compiler as a backend. We'll
be using the MS linker and a free assembler. GHC will also be able to
invoke the MS C compiler for compiling C code.
>> But nobody else seems to care about this, I haven't seen any
>> authors of Haskell LGPL libraries complain that users can't easily comply
>> with it. I suppose the re-linking requirement isn't as critical
> Many Haskell LGPL libraries already employ the same static-linking
> exception that wxWidgets pioneered.
That's handy to know, thanks.
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