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Haskell Platform for Ubuntu 11.10

Dependencies:

$ sudo apt-get install libgmp3-dev freeglut3 freeglut3-dev

Installing GDHC 7.0.4

$ wget http://www.haskell.org/ghc/dist/7.0.4/ghc-7.0.4-x86_64-unknown-linux.tar.bz2
$ tar -xvvf ghc-7.0.4-x86_64-unknown-linux.tar.bz2 
$ cd ghc-7.0.4
$ ./configure
$ sudo make install

Installing Haskell Platform 2011.4.0.0

$ wget http://lambda.haskell.org/platform/download/2011.4.0.0/haskell-platform-2011.4.0.0.tar.gz
$ tar -xvvf haskell-platform-2011.4.0.0
$ cd haskell-platform-2011.4.0.0
$ ./configure
$ sudo make
$ sudo make install

Testing Haskell

$ ghci
Prelude> "Hola, mundo!"
"Hola, mundo!"
Prelude> :quit # this is for leaving haskell
Leaving GHCi.

Hi,

I was trying to install Haskell from your comments. Got this issue in it.
After this step $ cd ghc-7.0.4

:~/ghc-7.0.4$ ./configure
checking for path to top of build tree... ./configure: line 1792: utils/ghc-pwd/dist/build/tmp/ghc-pwd: cannot execute binary file
configure: error: cannot determine current directory

I have ubuntu 12.04.

Kindly help what to do

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