[Haskell-cafe] GHCi runtime linker: fatal error (was Installing REPA)
idontgetoutmuch at googlemail.com
Sat Apr 7 18:41:19 CEST 2012
On 07/04/2012 15:42, Dominic Steinitz wrote:
> On 07/04/2012 11:14, Ben Lippmeier wrote:
>> On 07/04/2012, at 9:33 AM, Chris Wong wrote:
>>> On Sat, Apr 7, 2012 at 2:02 AM, Dominic Steinitz
>>> <idontgetoutmuch at googlemail.com> wrote:
>>>> I'm trying to install REPA but getting the following. Do I just
>>>> base? Or is it more complicated than that?
>>>> Thanks, Dominic.
>>> I think the easiest solution is to just use an older version of Repa.
>>> According to Hackage, the latest one that works with base 4.3 is Repa
>>> $ cabal install repa==184.108.40.206
>> I've just pushed Repa 3 onto Hackage, which has a much better API
>> than the older versions, and solves several code fusion problems.
>> However, you'll need to upgrade to GHC 7.4 to use it. GHC 7.0.3 is
>> two major releases behind the current version.
> Hi Ben, Chris and Others,
> Thanks for your replies and suggestions. All I want to do is invert
> (well solve actually) a tridiagonal matrix so upgrading ghc from the
> version that comes with the platform seems a bit overkill. I think I
> will go with Chris' suggestion for now and maybe upgrade ghc (and
> REPA) when I am feeling braver.
Sadly I now get this when trying to mulitply two matrices. Is this
because I have two copies of Primitive? I thought Cabal was supposed to
protect me from this sort of occurrence. Does anyone have any
suggestions on how to solve this?
Tests-MacBook-Pro:PDE Test$ ghc-pkg list | grep -i prim
WARNING: there are broken packages. Run 'ghc-pkg check' for more details.
*Main> mmMult xx xx
Loading package primitive-0.4.0.1 ...
GHCi runtime linker: fatal error: I found a duplicate definition for symbol
whilst processing object file
This could be caused by:
* Loading two different object files which export the same symbol
* Specifying the same object file twice on the GHCi command line
* An incorrect `package.conf' entry, causing some object to be
GHCi cannot safely continue in this situation. Exiting now. Sorry.
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