Glasgow Haskell on different versions of Linux
maeder at tzi.de
Wed Jun 9 15:09:13 EDT 2004
>> since version 6.2 we have 2 binary distributions for (generic) linux:
>> for glibc 2.2 and glibc 2.3
> Maybe this is no longer necessary. I've produced an installation (under
> glibc 2.2) that runs under glibc 2.2 and glibc 2.3.
I've now also successfully installed ghc-6.2.1 from source under glibc
2.3 that works under glibc 2.2, too.
> As also Volker Stolz suggested I've changed, after calling ./configure,
> a line in "mk/config.h" from
> #define HAVE_CTYPE_H 1
> /* #undef HAVE_CTYPE_H */
> I'll try the same trick under glibc 2.3 later.
Yes, that basically did it. Thus the glibc 2.3 version (without ctype.h)
should be sufficient as binary distribution in the future.
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