validate fails on MacOS
kili at outback.escape.de
Fri Jan 16 15:35:53 EST 2009
On Fri, Jan 16, 2009 at 03:20:59PM +0000, Simon Marlow wrote:
> >Configuring installPackage-1.0...
> >ghc: internal error: RELEASE_LOCK: I do not own this lock:
> >posix/FileLock.c 90
> > (GHC version 6.11.20090115 for i386_apple_darwin)
> > Please report this as a GHC bug:
> > http://www.haskell.org/ghc/reportabug
> I've reverted the OSThreads.h patch that is probably the cause of this,
> and I'll push the Scav.c patch shortly.
I didn't write the OSThreads.h patch because i was bored ;-)
I still don't understand why this failure does happen at all.
Running a build with -DLOCK_DEBUG may help to discover what's going
on, but you'll need a lot of disk space for the build log. I can't
help here much, because I'm running OpenBSD, so MacOS X and NetBSD
users have to step in.
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