Skip to content

HTTPS clone URL

Subversion checkout URL

You can clone with HTTPS or Subversion.

Download ZIP
Happy Haskell programming for editors
Haskell Emacs Lisp Other

Fix typo to set process running status

latest commit b52c0a5d76
@iquiw iquiw authored DanielG committed

README.md

Happy Haskell Programming

Build Status

Please read: http://www.mew.org/~kazu/proj/ghc-mod/

Using the stable version

The Emacs front-end is available from stable MELPA. This package should always be compatible with the latest version of ghc-mod from hackage.

To use stable stable MELPA add this to your .emacs:

(require 'package)
(add-to-list 'package-archives
         '("melpa" . "http://melpa-stable.milkbox.net/packages/"))
(package-initialize)

With this configuration you can install the Emacs front end from MELPA (the package is called ghc there, not ghc-mod) and install the ghc-mod/ghc-modi binaries from hackage by doing:

% cabal update && cabal install ghc-mod

Nix & NixOS

The installation is a little more involved in this environment as Nix needs some ugly hacks to get packages using the GHC API to work, please refer to this stackoverflow answer:

http://stackoverflow.com/a/24228830

Using the development version

The easiest way to hack on ghc-mod is compile it, then add dist/build/ghc-mod and dist/build/ghc-modi to your PATH and add the elisp/ directory to your Emacs load-path.

Make sure you're not using the MELPA version of ghc.el otherwise you might get all sorts of nasty conflicts.

Custom ghc-mod cradle

To customize the package databases used by ghc-mod, put a file called ghc-mod.cradle beside the .cabal file with the following syntax:

temp directory root
package db 1
...
package db n

each package database line is either a path to a package database, or global or user.

IRC

If you have any problems, suggestions, comments swing by #ghc-mod (web client) on Freenode. If you're reporting a bug please also create an issue here so we have a way to contact you if you don't have time to stay.

Do hang around for a while if no one answers and repeat your question if you still haven't gotten any answer after a day or so. You're most likely to get an answer during the day in GMT+1.

Something went wrong with that request. Please try again.