Brandon Allbery allbery at
Tue Feb 23 21:17:14 PST 2010

On Feb 22, 2010, at 07:20 , Celso Coutinho wrote:
> Error: Target org.macports.fetch returned: ghc is not yet supported  
> on Mac OS X 10.6.x (SnowLeopard)
> Is there no way to install ghc via MacPorts?

Nope.  There's a hacked installer available from which  
installs a 32-bit ghc toolchain with appropriate options patched in to  
insure that gcc and ld run in 32-bit mode; so far as I know, there are  
no actual fixes available yet for ghc's inability to work in 64-bit  
mode on OSX.

brandon s. allbery [solaris,freebsd,perl,pugs,haskell] allbery at
system administrator [openafs,heimdal,too many hats] allbery at
electrical and computer engineering, carnegie mellon university    KF8NH

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