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Admonish the user to read the wiki page!

Signed-off-by: Edward Z. Yang <>
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@@ -21,10 +21,15 @@ The GHC Developer's Wiki
Quick Start for developers
This section on the wiki will get you up and running with a
- serviceable build tree in no time:
+ serviceable build tree in no time.
+ Don't skip this! By default, GHC builds with all optimizations
+ and profiling; most hackers will want a quicker build, so creating
+ a mk/ file and knowing how to rebuild only parts of GHC is
+ very important.
This is part of the "Building GHC" section of the wiki, which
has more detailed information on GHC's build system should you
need it.

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