[commit: testsuite] master: linker_unload fails when using dynamic GHCi. (a5875c4)

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[commit: testsuite] master: linker_unload fails when using dynamic GHCi. (a5875c4)

Simon Marlow-7
On 22/08/13 19:24, git at git.haskell.org wrote:

> Repository : ssh://git at git.haskell.org/testsuite
>
> On branch  : master
> Link       : http://ghc.haskell.org/trac/ghc/changeset/a5875c4e4fb83993142c8e8294b47516adf6a77f/testsuite
>
>> ---------------------------------------------------------------
>
> commit a5875c4e4fb83993142c8e8294b47516adf6a77f
> Author: Austin Seipp <aseipp at pobox.com>
> Date:   Thu Aug 22 13:22:22 2013 -0500
>
>      linker_unload fails when using dynamic GHCi.
>
>      This is because dynamic GHCi can't load archive files, and linker_unload
>      explicitly does this via loadArchive().

Sigh.  I've no idea why the linker has an explicit check for this,
there's no reason why it can't work.  I'll fix it.

Cheers,
        Simon




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[commit: testsuite] master: linker_unload fails when using dynamic GHCi. (a5875c4)

Austin Seipp-4
Thanks. When I followed the ticket, it gave me the impression failure for
dynamic GHCi seems relatively reasonable, so I assumed this was acceptable.
Should've just asked!


On Thu, Aug 22, 2013 at 2:16 PM, Simon Marlow <marlowsd at gmail.com> wrote:

> On 22/08/13 19:24, git at git.haskell.org wrote:
>
>> Repository : ssh://git at git.haskell.org/**testsuite<http://git at git.haskell.org/testsuite>
>>
>> On branch  : master
>> Link       : http://ghc.haskell.org/trac/**ghc/changeset/**
>> a5875c4e4fb83993142c8e8294b475**16adf6a77f/testsuite<http://ghc.haskell.org/trac/ghc/changeset/a5875c4e4fb83993142c8e8294b47516adf6a77f/testsuite>
>>
>>  ------------------------------**------------------------------**---
>>>
>>
>> commit a5875c4e4fb83993142c8e8294b475**16adf6a77f
>> Author: Austin Seipp <aseipp at pobox.com>
>> Date:   Thu Aug 22 13:22:22 2013 -0500
>>
>>      linker_unload fails when using dynamic GHCi.
>>
>>      This is because dynamic GHCi can't load archive files, and
>> linker_unload
>>      explicitly does this via loadArchive().
>>
>
> Sigh.  I've no idea why the linker has an explicit check for this, there's
> no reason why it can't work.  I'll fix it.
>
> Cheers,
>         Simon
>
>
>
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