[Debian-haskell] ghc6.8, xmonad and haskell-utils

Ian Lynagh igloo at earth.li
Wed Mar 5 18:50:35 GMT 2008


Hi Christopher,

On Sun, Jan 06, 2008 at 06:01:11PM -0500, Christopher Lane Hinson wrote:
> 
> > that you tried it and it worked is more likely to get it uploaded sooner
> 
> The only issue is that you must remove all libghc6 packages and ghc6 
> packages before using dpkg to install new ones, to save a lot a headache 
> with the package management system.

FWIW, if you remove them using apt then they should be removed in the
right order.

> Also, I get this error on apt-src build haskell-opengl, which I have no 
> idea about:
> 
> [34 of 84] Compiling Graphics.Rendering.OpenGL.GL.PixelRectangles.PixelMap 
> ( Graphics/Rendering/OpenGL/GL/PixelRectangles/PixelMap.hs, 
> dist/build/Graphics/Rendering/OpenGL/GL/PixelRectangles/PixelMap.o )
> /tmp/ghc7639_0/ghc7639_0.split__65.s: Assembler messages:
> 
> /tmp/ghc7639_0/ghc7639_0.split__65.s:637:0:
>       Error: unknown pseudo-op: `.ln.text'
> make: *** [build-stamp] Error 1
> dpkg-buildpackage: failure: debian/rules build gave error exit status 2

Thanks for the report; this is fixed by ghc6 6.8.2-2.


Thanks
Ian




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