Commit e5f13b3a authored by Andrey Mokhov's avatar Andrey Mokhov Committed by GitHub

Tweak the build root section

parent 798a716b
......@@ -59,12 +59,11 @@ In addition to standard Shake flags (try `--help`), the build system
currently supports several others:
* `--build-root=PATH` or `-oPATH`: specify the directory in which you want to store all
the build artifacts. If none is specified by the user, hadrian will store everything
under `_build/` at the top of ghc's source tree. Unlike GHC's make build system,
hadrian doesn't have any "inplace" logic left anymore. This option is therefore
useful for GHC developers who want to build GHC in different ways or at different
commits, from the same directory, and have the build products sit in different,
isolated folders.
build products. By default Hadrian builds everything in the `_build/` subdirectory of
the GHC source tree. Unlike the Make build system, Hadrian doesn't have any "inplace"
logic left anymore. This option is therefore useful for GHC developers who want to build
GHC in different ways or at different commits, from the same source directory, and have
the build products sit in different, isolated folders.
* `--configure` or `-c`: use this flag to run the `boot` and `configure` scripts
automatically, so that you don't have to remember to run them manually as you normally
......
Markdown is supported
0% or
You are about to add 0 people to the discussion. Proceed with caution.
Finish editing this message first!
Please register or to comment