Commit 7fce4cbc authored by Ben Gamari's avatar Ben Gamari 🐢

Revert "Rewrite boot in Python"

This reverts commit 0440af6a.
Unfortunately this breaks on Windows for tiresome reasons. I'll need to
reevaluate this.
parent 19c4203f
......@@ -18,7 +18,7 @@ XeLaTex (only for PDF output).
Quick start: the following gives you a default build:
$ python3 boot
$ perl boot
$ ./configure
$ make
$ make install
......@@ -31,9 +31,9 @@ Quick start: the following gives you a default build:
You can use Make's `-jN` option to parallelize the build. It's generally best
to set `N` somewhere around the core count of the build machine.
The `python3 boot` step is only necessary if this is a tree checked out from
git. For source distributions downloaded from GHC's web site, this step has
already been performed.
The `perl boot` step is only necessary if this is a tree checked out
from git. For source distributions downloaded from GHC's web site,
this step has already been performed.
These steps give you the default build, which includes everything
optimised and built in various ways (eg. profiling libs are built).
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......@@ -48,7 +48,7 @@ Common commands:
Various levels of cleaning: "clean" restores the tree to the
state after "./configure", "distclean" restores to the state
after "python3 boot", and maintainer-clean restores the tree to the
after "perl boot", and maintainer-clean restores the tree to the
completely clean checked-out state.
Using `make` in subdirectories
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......@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@ AC_INIT([The Glorious Glasgow Haskell Compilation System], [8.3], [glasgow-haske
# when the source distribution was created.
if test ! -f mk/config.h.in; then
echo "mk/config.h.in doesn't exist: perhaps you haven't run 'python3 boot'?"
echo "mk/config.h.in doesn't exist: perhaps you haven't run 'perl boot'?"
exit 1
fi
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......@@ -181,9 +181,9 @@ if [ $no_clean -eq 0 ]; then
INSTDIR="$thisdir/inst"
if [ $use_dph -eq 1 ]; then
python3 ./boot --validate --required-tag=dph
perl -w boot --validate --required-tag=dph
else
python3 ./boot --validate
perl -w boot --validate
fi
./configure --prefix="$INSTDIR" $config_args
fi
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