Problem installing GHC 6.10.2 on Debian Etch
Daniel van den Eijkel
dvde at gmx.net
Thu Apr 16 11:49:28 EDT 2009
Thanks for the answer.
I upgraded from Debian Etch to Lenny, and this upgraded ghc to version
6.8.2. Then I tried again to install ghc-6.10.2 and it worked without
But now I have 2 versions, and by default ghc-6.8 is called. Is there a
simple way to make ghc-6.10 the default ghc? Do I have to change the
symlinks by hand?
Ian Lynagh schrieb:
> On Thu, Apr 16, 2009 at 02:05:24PM +0200, Daniel van den Eijkel wrote:
>> I am trying to install GHC-6.10.2 on Debian Etch and I get the following
>> /usr/bin/strip: /usr/local/lib/ghc-6.10.2/ghc-pkg: File format not
> IIRC, this happens if you have binutils 2.17. Upgrading should fix it.
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