A tarball for gtk2hs-0.9.7_rc1 is now available from our web page:
Please test this on your platforms / ghc versions. Report any issues to
It's not clear whether this release builds on FreeBSD, Windows or MacOSX
and sadly Axel is not around for the next few days to test them. This is
not so bad since I don't anticipate such a long time before the next
release (0.9.8) since we've mostly overcome our problems with our build
Changes since 0.9.7_pre:
* builds documentation for every package
* demos all build again
* make checkinstall target compiles and links all the demos which
should be a quick easy test of whether everything built ok.
Of course a more thorough test would involve running one or two demos.
Take a look at the nice mozembed demo program. :-)
* Does not build with older gmake (missing deps issue fixed in CVS
but not in the rc1 tarball)
* Does not build on older ghc due to use of Data.Hashtable (fix
Jens: if you've got an updated gtk2hs.spec file it'd be nice to include
the latest version in the distribution. If you've got anything just go
ahead and commit it.