[Barrelfish-users] GHC 8.x support?

Reto Achermann reto.achermann at inf.ethz.ch
Thu Apr 19 08:42:23 CEST 2018

Hi Simon,

Please try the attached patch.

It seems to work in 8.0.2 (Ubuntu 17.10). We will integrate a cleaned up 
version of this patch into mainline on the switch to 18.04 LTS.

-- Reto

On 04/18/2018 10:17 PM, Simon Peter wrote:
> Hi folks,
> Just wondering if there's already GHC 8.x support lingering around 
> somewhere? Most Linux distributions have updated to it.
> It doesn't appear to be working out of the box, primarily because 
> Template Haskell has changed what's returned when an Exp is parsed 
> (there's now some additional source line information returned). I tried 
> to fix it (as it doesn't look too complex) but my Haskell skills appear 
> to have faded over the years (sad!), so I gave up after spending a few 
> hours. Any thoughts would be highly appreciated.
> Cheers,
> Simon
> _______________________________________________
> Barrelfish-users mailing list
> Barrelfish-users at lists.inf.ethz.ch
> https://lists.inf.ethz.ch/mailman/listinfo/barrelfish-users

Reto Achermann,
-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: hake.patch
Type: text/x-patch
Size: 2764 bytes
Desc: not available
URL: <http://lists.inf.ethz.ch/pipermail/barrelfish-users/attachments/20180419/79f1fa54/attachment.bin>

More information about the Barrelfish-users mailing list