Status of regex-posix on Windows?

Mikhail Glushenkov the.dead.shall.rise at
Wed Jun 16 16:27:15 EDT 2010


On Wed, Jun 16, 2010 at 4:15 PM, Claus Reinke <claus.reinke at> wrote:
> There was a thread here in March 2010 about issues
> with building regex-posix on Windows:
> [...]
> What is the recommended way to build regex-posix
> on Windows these days? Could the information be
> distilled into a package that builds without hacks,
> and could the hackage package please be updated to reflect that? It is a
> platform package, after all.

I managed to build regex-posix on Windows, but never got around
submitting my changes to the maintainer - I am not sure that my patch
doesn't break things on the *nix side. Maybe I'll do that for the
2010.2.0.0 release - a working version on Hackage simplifies life for
me too.

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