Trac #11554 fix loopy GADTs
[ghc.git] / aclocal.m4
index 394e405..cbf51df 100644 (file)
@@ -25,7 +25,7 @@ AC_DEFUN([GHC_SELECT_FILE_EXTENSIONS],
     x86_64-apple-darwin)
         $3='.dylib'
         ;;
-    arm-apple-darwin10|i386-apple-darwin11)
+    arm-apple-darwin10|i386-apple-darwin11|aarch64-apple-darwin14)
         $2='.a'
         $3='.dylib'
         ;;
@@ -188,11 +188,17 @@ AC_DEFUN([FPTOOLS_SET_HASKELL_PLATFORM_VARS],
             test -z "[$]2" || eval "[$]2=ArchPPC"
             ;;
         powerpc64)
-            test -z "[$]2" || eval "[$]2=ArchPPC_64"
+            test -z "[$]2" || eval "[$]2=\"ArchPPC_64 {ppc_64ABI = ELF_V1}\""
+            ;;
+        powerpc64le)
+            test -z "[$]2" || eval "[$]2=\"ArchPPC_64 {ppc_64ABI = ELF_V2}\""
             ;;
         sparc)
             test -z "[$]2" || eval "[$]2=ArchSPARC"
             ;;
+        sparc64)
+            test -z "[$]2" || eval "[$]2=ArchSPARC64"
+            ;;
         arm)
             GET_ARM_ISA()
             test -z "[$]2" || eval "[$]2=\"ArchARM {armISA = \$ARM_ISA, armISAExt = \$ARM_ISA_EXT, armABI = \$ARM_ABI}\""
@@ -209,7 +215,7 @@ AC_DEFUN([FPTOOLS_SET_HASKELL_PLATFORM_VARS],
         mipsel)
             test -z "[$]2" || eval "[$]2=ArchMipsel"
             ;;
-        hppa|hppa1_1|ia64|m68k|powerpc64le|rs6000|s390|s390x|sparc64|vax)
+        hppa|hppa1_1|ia64|m68k|rs6000|s390|s390x|sh4|vax)
             test -z "[$]2" || eval "[$]2=ArchUnknown"
             ;;
         *)
@@ -265,15 +271,15 @@ AC_DEFUN([FPTOOLS_SET_HASKELL_PLATFORM_VARS],
         haiku)
             test -z "[$]2" || eval "[$]2=OSHaiku"
             ;;
-        osf3)
-            test -z "[$]2" || eval "[$]2=OSOsf3"
-            ;;
         nto-qnx)
             test -z "[$]2" || eval "[$]2=OSQNXNTO"
             ;;
-        dragonfly|osf1|hpux|linuxaout|freebsd2|cygwin32|gnu|nextstep2|nextstep3|sunos4|ultrix|irix|aix)
+        dragonfly|hpux|linuxaout|freebsd2|gnu|nextstep2|nextstep3|sunos4|ultrix)
             test -z "[$]2" || eval "[$]2=OSUnknown"
             ;;
+        aix)
+            test -z "[$]2" || eval "[$]2=OSAIX"
+            ;;
         linux-android)
             test -z "[$]2" || eval "[$]2=OSAndroid"
             ;;
@@ -442,6 +448,8 @@ AC_DEFUN([GET_ARM_ISA],
                     [ARM_ABI="SOFTFP"]
                )]
         )
+
+        AC_SUBST(ARM_ISA)
 ])
 
 
@@ -450,42 +458,55 @@ AC_DEFUN([GET_ARM_ISA],
 # Set the variables used in the settings file
 AC_DEFUN([FP_SETTINGS],
 [
-    if test "$windows" = YES
+    SettingsCCompilerCommand="$CC"
+    SettingsHaskellCPPCommand="$HaskellCPPCmd"
+    SettingsHaskellCPPFlags="$HaskellCPPArgs"
+    SettingsLdCommand="$LdCmd"
+    SettingsArCommand="$ArCmd"
+    SettingsPerlCommand="$PerlCmd"
+
+    if test -z "$DllWrap"
     then
-        mingw_bin_prefix=mingw/bin/
-        SettingsCCompilerCommand="\$topdir/../${mingw_bin_prefix}gcc.exe"
-        SettingsHaskellCPPCommand="\$topdir/../${mingw_bin_prefix}gcc.exe"
-        SettingsHaskellCPPFlags="$HaskellCPPArgs"
-        SettingsLdCommand="\$topdir/../${mingw_bin_prefix}ld.exe"
-        SettingsArCommand="\$topdir/../${mingw_bin_prefix}ar.exe"
-        SettingsPerlCommand='$topdir/../perl/perl.exe'
-        SettingsDllWrapCommand="\$topdir/../${mingw_bin_prefix}dllwrap.exe"
-        SettingsWindresCommand="\$topdir/../${mingw_bin_prefix}windres.exe"
-        SettingsTouchCommand='$topdir/touchy.exe'
-    else
-        SettingsCCompilerCommand="$WhatGccIsCalled"
-        SettingsHaskellCPPCommand="$HaskellCPPCmd"
-        SettingsHaskellCPPFlags="$HaskellCPPArgs"
-        SettingsLdCommand="$LdCmd"
-        SettingsArCommand="$ArCmd"
-        SettingsPerlCommand="$PerlCmd"
         SettingsDllWrapCommand="/bin/false"
+    else
+        SettingsDllWrapCommand="$DllWrap"
+    fi
+
+    if test -z "$Windres"
+    then
         SettingsWindresCommand="/bin/false"
+    else
+        SettingsWindresCommand="$Windres"
+    fi
+
+    if test -z "$Libtool"
+    then
         SettingsLibtoolCommand="libtool"
+    else
+        SettingsLibtoolCommand="$Libtool"
+    fi
+
+    if test -z "$Touch"
+    then
         SettingsTouchCommand='touch'
-        if test -z "$LlcCmd"
-        then
-          SettingsLlcCommand="llc"
-        else
-          SettingsLlcCommand="$LlcCmd"
-        fi
-        if test -z "$OptCmd"
-        then
-          SettingsOptCommand="opt"
-        else
-          SettingsOptCommand="$OptCmd"
-        fi
+    else
+        SettingsTouchCommand='$Touch'
+    fi
+
+    if test -z "$LlcCmd"
+    then
+      SettingsLlcCommand="llc"
+    else
+      SettingsLlcCommand="$LlcCmd"
     fi
+
+    if test -z "$OptCmd"
+    then
+      SettingsOptCommand="opt"
+    else
+      SettingsOptCommand="$OptCmd"
+    fi
+
     SettingsCCompilerFlags="$CONF_CC_OPTS_STAGE2"
     SettingsCCompilerLinkFlags="$CONF_GCC_LINKER_OPTS_STAGE2"
     SettingsLdFlags="$CONF_LD_LINKER_OPTS_STAGE2"
@@ -506,6 +527,48 @@ AC_DEFUN([FP_SETTINGS],
     AC_SUBST(SettingsOptCommand)
 ])
 
+# Helper for cloning a shell variable's state
+AC_DEFUN([FP_COPY_SHELLVAR],
+[if test -n "${$1+set}"; then $2="$$1"; else unset $2; fi ])
+
+# FP_SET_CFLAGS_C99
+# ----------------------------------
+# figure out which CFLAGS are needed to place the compiler into C99 mode
+# $1 is name of CC variable (unmodified)
+# $2 is name of CC flags variable (augmented if needed)
+# $3 is name of CPP flags variable (augmented if needed)
+AC_DEFUN([FP_SET_CFLAGS_C99],
+[
+    dnl save current state of AC_PROG_CC_C99
+    FP_COPY_SHELLVAR([CC],[fp_save_CC])
+    FP_COPY_SHELLVAR([CFLAGS],[fp_save_CFLAGS])
+    FP_COPY_SHELLVAR([CPPFLAGS],[fp_save_CPPFLAGS])
+    FP_COPY_SHELLVAR([ac_cv_prog_cc_c99],[fp_save_cc_c99])
+    dnl set local state
+    CC="$$1"
+    CFLAGS="$$2"
+    CPPFLAGS="$$3"
+    unset ac_cv_prog_cc_c99
+    dnl perform detection
+    _AC_PROG_CC_C99
+    fp_cc_c99="$ac_cv_prog_cc_c99"
+    case "x$ac_cv_prog_cc_c99" in
+      x)   ;; # noop
+      xno) AC_MSG_ERROR([C99-compatible compiler needed]) ;;
+      *)   $2="$$2 $ac_cv_prog_cc_c99"
+           $3="$$3 $ac_cv_prog_cc_c99"
+           ;;
+    esac
+    dnl restore saved state
+    FP_COPY_SHELLVAR([fp_save_CC],[CC])
+    FP_COPY_SHELLVAR([fp_save_CFLAGS],[CFLAGS])
+    FP_COPY_SHELLVAR([fp_save_CPPFLAGS],[CPPFLAGS])
+    FP_COPY_SHELLVAR([fp_save_cc_c99],[ac_cv_prog_cc_c99])
+    dnl cleanup
+    unset fp_save_CC
+    unset fp_save_CFLAGS
+    unset fp_save_cc_c99
+])
 
 # FPTOOLS_SET_C_LD_FLAGS
 # ----------------------------------
@@ -565,6 +628,31 @@ AC_DEFUN([FPTOOLS_SET_C_LD_FLAGS],
         $3="$$3 -D_HPUX_SOURCE"
         $5="$$5 -D_HPUX_SOURCE"
         ;;
+    arm*linux*)
+        # On arm/linux and arm/android, tell gcc to generate Arm
+        # instructions (ie not Thumb) and to link using the gold linker.
+        # Forcing LD to be ld.gold is done in FIND_LD m4 macro.
+        $2="$$2 -marm"
+        $3="$$3 -fuse-ld=gold -Wl,-z,noexecstack"
+        $4="$$4 -z noexecstack"
+        ;;
+
+    aarch64*linux*)
+        # On aarch64/linux and aarch64/android, tell gcc to link using the
+        # gold linker.
+        # Forcing LD to be ld.gold is done in FIND_LD m4 macro.
+        $3="$$3 -fuse-ld=gold -Wl,-z,noexecstack"
+        $4="$$4 -z noexecstack"
+        ;;
+
+    powerpc-ibm-aix*)
+        # We need `-D_THREAD_SAFE` to unlock the thread-local `errno`.
+        $2="$$2 -D_THREAD_SAFE"
+        $3="$$3 -D_THREAD_SAFE -Wl,-bnotextro"
+        $4="$$4 -bnotextro"
+        $5="$$5 -D_THREAD_SAFE"
+        ;;
+
     esac
 
     # If gcc knows about the stack protector, turn it off.
@@ -580,21 +668,6 @@ AC_DEFUN([FPTOOLS_SET_C_LD_FLAGS],
 ])
 
 
-AC_DEFUN([FP_PATH_PROG],[
-    AC_PATH_PROG($1,$2,$3,$4,$5,$6)
-    # If we have a cygwin path for something, and we try to run it
-    # from cabal or python, then it'll fail. So we convert to a
-    # native path.
-    if test "$HostOS"     = "mingw32" && \
-       test "${OSTYPE}"  != "msys"    && \
-       test "${$1}" != ""
-    then
-        # Canonicalise to <drive>:/path/to/gcc
-        $1=`cygpath -m "${$1}"`
-    fi
-])
-
-
 # FP_VISIBILITY_HIDDEN
 # ----------------------------------
 # Is the visibility hidden attribute supported?
@@ -640,19 +713,20 @@ AC_DEFUN([FPTOOLS_FLOAT_WORD_ORDER_BIGENDIAN],
 ])
 
 
-# FP_ARG_WITH_PATH_GNU_PROG
+# FP_ARG_WITH_PATH_GNU_PROG_GENERAL
 # --------------------
 # Find the specified command on the path or allow a user to set it manually
-# with a --with-<command> option. An error will be thrown if the command isn't
-# found.
+# with a --with-<command> option.
 #
 # This is ignored on the mingw32 platform.
 #
 # $1 = the variable to set
 # $2 = the with option name
 # $3 = the command to look for
+# $4 = prepend target to program name? if 'no', use the name unchanged
+# $5 = optional? if 'no', then raise an error if the command isn't found
 #
-AC_DEFUN([FP_ARG_WITH_PATH_GNU_PROG],
+AC_DEFUN([FP_ARG_WITH_PATH_GNU_PROG_GENERAL],
 [
 AC_ARG_WITH($2,
 [AC_HELP_STRING([--with-$2=ARG],
@@ -672,58 +746,40 @@ AC_ARG_WITH($2,
 [
     if test "$HostOS" != "mingw32"
     then
-        if test "$target_alias" = "" ; then
+        if test "$4" = "no" -o "$target_alias" = "" ; then
             AC_PATH_PROG([$1], [$3])
         else
             AC_PATH_PROG([$1], [$target_alias-$3])
         fi
-        if test -z "$$1"
+        if test "$5" = "no" -a -z "$$1"
         then
             AC_MSG_ERROR([cannot find $3 in your PATH])
         fi
     fi
 ]
 )
-]) # FP_ARG_WITH_PATH_GNU_PROG
+]) # FP_ARG_WITH_PATH_GNU_PROG_GENERAL
 
 
+# FP_ARG_WITH_PATH_GNU_PROG
+# --------------------
+# The usual case: prepend the target, and the program is not optional.
+AC_DEFUN([FP_ARG_WITH_PATH_GNU_PROG],
+[FP_ARG_WITH_PATH_GNU_PROG_GENERAL([$1], [$2], [$3], [yes], [no])])
+
 # FP_ARG_WITH_PATH_GNU_PROG_OPTIONAL
 # --------------------
 # Same as FP_ARG_WITH_PATH_GNU_PROG but no error will be thrown if the command
 # isn't found.
-#
-# This is ignored on the mingw32 platform.
-#
-# $1 = the variable to set
-# $2 = the with option name
-# $3 = the command to look for
-#
 AC_DEFUN([FP_ARG_WITH_PATH_GNU_PROG_OPTIONAL],
-[
-AC_ARG_WITH($2,
-[AC_HELP_STRING([--with-$2=ARG],
-        [Use ARG as the path to $2 [default=autodetect]])],
-[
-    if test "$HostOS" = "mingw32"
-    then
-        AC_MSG_WARN([Request to use $withval will be ignored])
-    else
-        $1=$withval
-    fi
-
-    # Remember that we set this manually.  Used to override CC_STAGE0
-    # and friends later, if we are not cross-compiling.
-    With_$2=$withval
-],
-[
-    if test "$HostOS" != "mingw32"
-    then
-        AC_PATH_PROG([$1], [$3])
-    fi
-]
-)
-]) # FP_ARG_WITH_PATH_GNU_PROG_OPTIONAL
+[FP_ARG_WITH_PATH_GNU_PROG_GENERAL([$1], [$2], [$3], [yes], [yes])])
 
+# FP_ARG_WITH_PATH_GNU_PROG_OPTIONAL_NOTARGET
+# --------------------
+# Same as FP_ARG_WITH_PATH_GNU_PROG_OPTIONAL but don't prepend the target name
+# (used for LLVM).
+AC_DEFUN([FP_ARG_WITH_PATH_GNU_PROG_OPTIONAL_NOTARGET],
+[FP_ARG_WITH_PATH_GNU_PROG_GENERAL([$1], [$2], [$3], [no], [yes])])
 
 
 # FP_PROG_CONTEXT_DIFF
@@ -788,6 +844,16 @@ m4_popdef([fp_Cache])[]dnl
 ])# FP_CHECK_ALIGNMENT
 
 
+
+# FP_CHECK_SIZEOF_AND_ALIGNMENT(TYPE)
+# ------------------------------------------------------------------
+# Combines AC_CHECK_SIZEOF and FP_CHECK_ALIGNMENT.
+AC_DEFUN([FP_CHECK_SIZEOF_AND_ALIGNMENT],
+[AC_CHECK_SIZEOF([$1])
+FP_CHECK_ALIGNMENT([$1])
+])# FP_CHECK_SIZEOF_AND_ALIGNMENT
+
+
 # FP_LEADING_UNDERSCORE
 # ---------------------
 # Test for determining whether symbol names have a leading underscore. We assume
@@ -804,17 +870,12 @@ AC_DEFUN([FP_LEADING_UNDERSCORE],
 AC_CACHE_CHECK([leading underscore in symbol names], [fptools_cv_leading_underscore], [
 # Hack!: nlist() under Digital UNIX insist on there being an _,
 # but symbol table listings shows none. What is going on here?!?
-#
-# Another hack: cygwin doesn't come with nlist.h , so we hardwire
-# the underscoredness of that "platform"
 case $HostPlatform in
 *openbsd*) # x86 openbsd is ELF from 3.4 >, meaning no leading uscore
   case $build in
     i386-*2\.@<:@0-9@:>@ | i386-*3\.@<:@0-3@:>@ ) fptools_cv_leading_underscore=yes ;;
     *) fptools_cv_leading_underscore=no ;;
   esac ;;
-alpha-dec-osf*) fptools_cv_leading_underscore=no;;
-*cygwin32) fptools_cv_leading_underscore=yes;;
 i386-unknown-mingw32) fptools_cv_leading_underscore=yes;;
 x86_64-unknown-mingw32) fptools_cv_leading_underscore=no;;
 
@@ -878,18 +939,20 @@ AS_IF([test "$fp_num1" $2 "$fp_num2"], [$4], [$5])[]dnl
 
 
 dnl
-dnl Check for Happy and version.  If we're building GHC, then we need
-dnl at least Happy version 1.19.  If there's no installed Happy, we look
+dnl Check for Happy and version.
+dnl If there's no installed Happy, we look
 dnl for a happy source tree and point the build system at that instead.
+dnl If you increase the minimum version requirement, please also update:
+dnl https://ghc.haskell.org/trac/ghc/wiki/Building/Preparation/Tools
 dnl
 AC_DEFUN([FPTOOLS_HAPPY],
-[FP_PATH_PROG(HappyCmd,happy,)
+[AC_PATH_PROG(HappyCmd,happy,)
 
 AC_CACHE_CHECK([for version of happy], fptools_cv_happy_version,
 changequote(, )dnl
 [if test x"$HappyCmd" != x; then
    fptools_cv_happy_version=`"$HappyCmd" -v |
-                         grep 'Happy Version' | sed -e 's/Happy Version \([^ ]*\).*/\1/g'` ;
+              grep 'Happy Version' | sed -e 's/Happy Version \([^ ]*\).*/\1/g'` ;
 else
    fptools_cv_happy_version="";
 fi;
@@ -897,26 +960,27 @@ changequote([, ])dnl
 ])
 if test ! -f compiler/parser/Parser.hs || test ! -f compiler/cmm/CmmParse.hs
 then
-    FP_COMPARE_VERSIONS([$fptools_cv_happy_version],[-lt],[1.19],
-      [AC_MSG_ERROR([Happy version 1.19 or later is required to compile GHC.])])[]
+    FP_COMPARE_VERSIONS([$fptools_cv_happy_version],[-lt],[1.19.4],
+      [AC_MSG_ERROR([Happy version 1.19.4 or later is required to compile GHC.])])[]
 fi
 HappyVersion=$fptools_cv_happy_version;
 AC_SUBST(HappyVersion)
 ])
 
 dnl
-dnl Check for Alex and version.  If we're building GHC, then we need
-dnl at least Alex version 2.1.1.
+dnl Check for Alex and version.
+dnl If you increase the minimum version requirement, please also update:
+dnl https://ghc.haskell.org/trac/ghc/wiki/Building/Preparation/Tools
 dnl
 AC_DEFUN([FPTOOLS_ALEX],
 [
-FP_PATH_PROG(AlexCmd,alex,)
+AC_PATH_PROG(AlexCmd,alex,)
 
 AC_CACHE_CHECK([for version of alex], fptools_cv_alex_version,
 changequote(, )dnl
 [if test x"$AlexCmd" != x; then
    fptools_cv_alex_version=`"$AlexCmd" -v |
-                         grep 'Alex [Vv]ersion' | sed -e 's/Alex [Vv]ersion \([0-9\.]*\).*/\1/g'` ;
+              grep 'Alex [Vv]ersion' | sed -e 's/Alex [Vv]ersion \([0-9\.]*\).*/\1/g'` ;
 else
    fptools_cv_alex_version="";
 fi;
@@ -1054,9 +1118,9 @@ AC_SUBST([LdHasFilelist])
 
 # FP_PROG_AR
 # ----------
-# Sets fp_prog_ar to a (non-Cygwin) path to ar. Exits if no ar can be found
+# Sets fp_prog_ar to a path to ar. Exits if no ar can be found
 AC_DEFUN([FP_PROG_AR],
-[FP_PATH_PROG([fp_prog_ar], [ar])
+[AC_PATH_PROG([fp_prog_ar], [ar])
 if test -z "$fp_prog_ar"; then
   AC_MSG_ERROR([cannot find ar in your PATH, no idea how to make a library])
 fi
@@ -1108,7 +1172,7 @@ AC_SUBST([ArSupportsAtFile], [`echo $fp_prog_ar_supports_atfile | tr 'a-z' 'A-Z'
 # FP_PROG_AR_ARGS
 # ---------------
 # Sets fp_prog_ar_args to the arguments for ar and the output variable ArCmd
-# to a non-Cygwin invocation of ar including these arguments.
+# to an invocation of ar including these arguments.
 AC_DEFUN([FP_PROG_AR_ARGS],
 [AC_REQUIRE([FP_PROG_AR_IS_GNU])
 AC_CACHE_CHECK([for ar arguments], [fp_cv_prog_ar_args],
@@ -1201,6 +1265,7 @@ then
   AC_MSG_ERROR([gcc is required])
 fi
 GccLT34=NO
+GccLT44=NO
 GccLT46=NO
 AC_CACHE_CHECK([version of gcc], [fp_cv_gcc_version],
 [
@@ -1211,10 +1276,12 @@ AC_CACHE_CHECK([version of gcc], [fp_cv_gcc_version],
     # isn't a very good reason for that, but for now just make configure
     # fail.
     FP_COMPARE_VERSIONS([$fp_cv_gcc_version], [-lt], [3.4], GccLT34=YES)
+    FP_COMPARE_VERSIONS([$fp_cv_gcc_version], [-lt], [4.4], GccLT44=YES)
     FP_COMPARE_VERSIONS([$fp_cv_gcc_version], [-lt], [4.6], GccLT46=YES)
 ])
 AC_SUBST([GccVersion], [$fp_cv_gcc_version])
 AC_SUBST(GccLT34)
+AC_SUBST(GccLT44)
 AC_SUBST(GccLT46)
 ])# FP_GCC_VERSION
 
@@ -1284,15 +1351,6 @@ echo foo > conftest.txt
 $fp_prog_find conftest.txt -print > conftest.out 2>&1
 if grep '^conftest.txt$' conftest.out > /dev/null 2>&1 ; then
   # OK, looks like a real "find".
-  case $HostPlatform in
-    *mingw32)
-      if test x${OSTYPE} != xmsys
-      then
-           fp_prog_find="`cygpath --mixed ${fp_prog_find}`"
-        AC_MSG_NOTICE([normalized find command to $fp_prog_find])
-      fi ;;
-    *) ;;
-  esac
   FindCmd="$fp_prog_find"
 else
   # Found a poor WinDoze version of "find", ignore it.
@@ -1404,124 +1462,6 @@ AS_IF([test AS_VAR_GET(fp_func) = yes],
 AS_VAR_POPDEF([fp_func])dnl
 ])# FP_CHECK_FUNC
 
-
-# FP_GEN_DOCBOOK_XML
-# ------------------
-# Generates a DocBook XML V4.5 document in conftest.xml.
-#
-# It took a lot of experimentation to find a document that will cause
-# xsltproc to fail with an error code when the relevant
-# stylesheets/DTDs are not found.  I couldn't make xsltproc fail with
-# a single-file document, it seems a multi-file document is needed.
-# -- SDM 2009-06-03
-#
-AC_DEFUN([FP_GEN_DOCBOOK_XML],
-[rm -f conftest.xml conftest-book.xml
-cat > conftest.xml << EOF
-<?xml version="1.0" encoding="iso-8859-1"?>
-<!DOCTYPE book PUBLIC "-//OASIS//DTD DocBook XML V4.5//EN"
-   "http://www.oasis-open.org/docbook/xml/4.5/docbookx.dtd" [[
-<!ENTITY conftest-book SYSTEM "conftest-book.xml">
-]]>
-<book id="test">
-&conftest-book;
-</book>
-EOF
-cat >conftest-book.xml << EOF
-<?xml version="1.0" encoding="iso-8859-1"?>
-  <title>A DocBook &ldquo;Test Document&rdquo;</title>
-  <chapter id="id-one">
-    <title>A Chapter Title</title>
-    <para>This is a paragraph, referencing <xref linkend="id-two"/>.</para>
-  </chapter>
-  <chapter id="id-two">
-    <title>Another Chapter Title</title>
-    <para>This is another paragraph, referencing <xref linkend="id-one"/>.</para>
-  </chapter>
-EOF
-]) # FP_GEN_DOCBOOK_XML
-
-
-# FP_PROG_DBLATEX
-# ----------------
-# Sets the output variable DblatexCmd to the full path of dblatex,
-# which we use for building PDF and PS docs.
-# DblatexCmd is empty if dblatex could not be found.
-AC_DEFUN([FP_PROG_DBLATEX],
-[FP_PATH_PROG([DblatexCmd], [dblatex])
-if test -z "$DblatexCmd"; then
-  AC_MSG_WARN([cannot find dblatex in your PATH, you will not be able to build the PDF and PS documentation])
-fi
-])# FP_PROG_DBLATEX
-
-
-# FP_PROG_XSLTPROC
-# ----------------
-# Sets the output variable XsltprocCmd to the full path of the XSLT processor
-# xsltproc. XsltprocCmd is empty if xsltproc could not be found.
-AC_DEFUN([FP_PROG_XSLTPROC],
-[FP_PATH_PROG([XsltprocCmd], [xsltproc])
-if test -z "$XsltprocCmd"; then
-  AC_MSG_WARN([cannot find xsltproc in your PATH, you will not be able to build the HTML documentation])
-fi
-])# FP_PROG_XSLTPROC
-
-
-# FP_DOCBOOK_XSL
-# ----------------------------
-# Check that we can process a DocBook XML document to HTML using xsltproc.
-AC_DEFUN([FP_DOCBOOK_XSL],
-[AC_REQUIRE([FP_PROG_XSLTPROC])dnl
-if test -n "$XsltprocCmd"; then
-  AC_CACHE_CHECK([for DocBook XSL stylesheet], fp_cv_dir_docbook_xsl,
-  [FP_GEN_DOCBOOK_XML
-  fp_cv_dir_docbook_xsl=no
-  if $XsltprocCmd --nonet http://docbook.sourceforge.net/release/xsl/current/html/chunk.xsl conftest.xml > /dev/null 2>&1; then
-     fp_cv_dir_docbook_xsl=yes
-  fi
-  rm -rf conftest*])
-fi
-if test x"$fp_cv_dir_docbook_xsl" = xno; then
-  AC_MSG_WARN([cannot find DocBook XSL stylesheets, you will not be able to build the documentation])
-  HAVE_DOCBOOK_XSL=NO
-else
-  HAVE_DOCBOOK_XSL=YES
-fi
-AC_SUBST([HAVE_DOCBOOK_XSL])
-])# FP_DOCBOOK_XSL
-
-
-# FP_PROG_XMLLINT
-# ----------------
-# Sets the output variable XmllintCmd to the full path of the XSLT processor
-# xmllint. XmllintCmd is empty if xmllint could not be found.
-AC_DEFUN([FP_PROG_XMLLINT],
-[FP_PATH_PROG([XmllintCmd], [xmllint])
-if test -z "$XmllintCmd"; then
-  AC_MSG_WARN([cannot find xmllint in your PATH, you will not be able to validate your documentation])
-fi
-])# FP_PROG_XMLLINT
-
-
-# FP_CHECK_DOCBOOK_DTD
-# --------------------
-AC_DEFUN([FP_CHECK_DOCBOOK_DTD],
-[AC_REQUIRE([FP_PROG_XMLLINT])dnl
-if test -n "$XmllintCmd"; then
-  AC_MSG_CHECKING([for DocBook DTD])
-  FP_GEN_DOCBOOK_XML
-  if $XmllintCmd --nonet --valid --noout conftest.xml ; then
-    AC_MSG_RESULT([ok])
-  else
-    AC_MSG_RESULT([failed])
-    AC_MSG_WARN([cannot find a DTD for DocBook XML V4.5, you will not be able to validate your documentation])
-    AC_MSG_WARN([check your XML_CATALOG_FILES environment variable and/or /etc/xml/catalog])
-  fi
-  rm -rf conftest*
-fi
-])# FP_CHECK_DOCBOOK_DTD
-
-
 # FP_PROG_GHC_PKG
 # ----------------
 # Try to find a ghc-pkg matching the ghc mentioned in the environment variable
@@ -1534,7 +1474,7 @@ AC_DEFUN([FP_PROG_GHC_PKG],
 # so we sed off -stage[0-9]$. However, if we are told to use
 # ghc-6.12.1 then we want to use ghc-pkg-6.12.1, so we keep any
 # other suffix.
-fp_ghc_pkg_guess=`echo $WithGhc | sed -e 's/-stage@<:@0-9@:>@$//' -e 's,ghc\(@<:@^/\\@:>@*\)$,ghc-pkg\1,'`
+fp_ghc_pkg_guess=`echo "$WithGhc" | sed -e 's/-stage@<:@0-9@:>@$//' -e 's,ghc\(@<:@^/\\@:>@*\)$,ghc-pkg\1,'`
 if "$fp_ghc_pkg_guess" list > /dev/null 2>&1; then
   fp_cv_matching_ghc_pkg=$fp_ghc_pkg_guess
 else
@@ -1560,6 +1500,9 @@ AC_CACHE_CHECK([for extra options to pass gcc when compiling via C], [fp_cv_gcc_
  FP_COMPARE_VERSIONS([$fp_cv_gcc_version], [-ge], [3.4],
   [fp_cv_gcc_extra_opts="$fp_cv_gcc_extra_opts -fwrapv"],
   [])
+ FP_COMPARE_VERSIONS([$fp_cv_gcc_version], [-ge], [4.0],
+  [fp_cv_gcc_extra_opts="$fp_cv_gcc_extra_opts -fno-builtin"],
+  [])
 ])
 AC_SUBST([GccExtraViaCOpts],$fp_cv_gcc_extra_opts)
 ])
@@ -1576,10 +1519,11 @@ if test "$RELEASE" = "NO"; then
         AC_MSG_RESULT(given $PACKAGE_VERSION)
     elif test -d .git; then
         changequote(, )dnl
-        ver_date=`git log -n 1 --date=short --pretty=format:%ci | cut -d ' ' -f 1 | tr -d -`
+        ver_posixtime=`git log -1 --pretty=format:%ct`
+        ver_date=`perl -MPOSIX -e "print strftime('%Y%m%d', gmtime($ver_posixtime));"`
         if echo $ver_date | grep '^[0-9][0-9][0-9][0-9][0-9][0-9][0-9][0-9]$' 2>&1 >/dev/null; then true; else
         changequote([, ])dnl
-                AC_MSG_ERROR([failed to detect version date: check that git is in your path])
+                AC_MSG_ERROR([failed to detect version date: check that git and perl are in your path])
         fi
         PACKAGE_VERSION=${PACKAGE_VERSION}.$ver_date
         AC_MSG_RESULT(inferred $PACKAGE_VERSION)
@@ -1600,9 +1544,27 @@ if test "$RELEASE" = "NO"; then
     fi
 fi
 
+    AC_MSG_CHECKING([for GHC Git commit id])
+    if test -d .git; then
+        git_commit_id=`git rev-parse HEAD`
+        if test -n "$git_commit_id" 2>&1 >/dev/null; then true; else
+            AC_MSG_ERROR([failed to detect revision: check that git is in your path])
+        fi
+        PACKAGE_GIT_COMMIT_ID=$git_commit_id
+        AC_MSG_RESULT(inferred $PACKAGE_GIT_COMMIT_ID)
+    elif test -f GIT_COMMIT_ID; then
+        PACKAGE_GIT_COMMIT_ID=`cat GIT_COMMIT_ID`
+        AC_MSG_RESULT(given $PACKAGE_GIT_COMMIT_ID)
+    else
+        AC_MSG_WARN([cannot determine snapshot revision: no .git directory and no 'GIT_COMMIT_ID' file])
+        PACKAGE_GIT_COMMIT_ID="0000000000000000000000000000000000000000"
+    fi
+
+
 # Some renamings
 AC_SUBST([ProjectName], [$PACKAGE_NAME])
 AC_SUBST([ProjectVersion], [$PACKAGE_VERSION])
+AC_SUBST([ProjectGitCommitId], [$PACKAGE_GIT_COMMIT_ID])
 
 # Split PACKAGE_VERSION into (possibly empty) parts
 VERSION_MAJOR=`echo $PACKAGE_VERSION | sed 's/^\(@<:@^.@:>@*\)\(\.\{0,1\}\(.*\)\)$/\1'/`
@@ -1621,12 +1583,33 @@ AC_SUBST([ProjectVersionInt])
 # The project patchlevel is zero unless stated otherwise
 test -z "$ProjectPatchLevel" && ProjectPatchLevel=0
 
+# Save split version of ProjectPatchLevel
+ProjectPatchLevel1=`echo $ProjectPatchLevel | sed 's/^\(@<:@^.@:>@*\)\(\.\{0,1\}\(.*\)\)$/\1/'`
+ProjectPatchLevel2=`echo $ProjectPatchLevel | sed 's/^\(@<:@^.@:>@*\)\(\.\{0,1\}\(.*\)\)$/\3/'`
+
+AC_SUBST([ProjectPatchLevel1])
+AC_SUBST([ProjectPatchLevel2])
+
 # Remove dots from the patch level; this allows us to have versions like 6.4.1.20050508
 ProjectPatchLevel=`echo $ProjectPatchLevel | sed 's/\.//'`
 
 AC_SUBST([ProjectPatchLevel])
-])# FP_SETUP_PROJECT_VERSION
 
+# The version of the GHC package changes every day, since the
+# patchlevel is the current date.  We don't want to force
+# recompilation of the entire compiler when this happens, so for
+# GHC HEAD we omit the patchlevel from the package version number.
+#
+# The ProjectPatchLevel1 > 20000000 iff GHC HEAD. If it's for a stable
+# release like 7.10.1 or for a release candidate such as 7.10.1.20141224
+# then we don't omit the patchlevel components.
+
+ProjectVersionMunged="$ProjectVersion"
+if test "$ProjectPatchLevel1" -gt 20000000; then
+  ProjectVersionMunged="${VERSION_MAJOR}.${VERSION_MINOR}"
+fi
+AC_SUBST([ProjectVersionMunged])
+])# FP_SETUP_PROJECT_VERSION
 
 # Check for a working timer_create().  We need a pretty detailed check
 # here, because there exist partially-working implementations of
@@ -1641,7 +1624,7 @@ then
   then
     # We can't test timer_create when we're cross-compiling, so we
     # optimistiaclly assume that it actually works properly.
-    AC_DEFINE([USE_TIMER_CREATE], 1,  [Define to 1 if we can use timer_create(CLOCK_PROCESS_CPUTIME_ID,...)])
+    AC_DEFINE([USE_TIMER_CREATE], 1,  [Define to 1 if we can use timer_create(CLOCK_REALTIME,...)])
   else
   AC_CACHE_CHECK([for a working timer_create(CLOCK_REALTIME)],
     [fptools_cv_timer_create_works],
@@ -1702,52 +1685,23 @@ int main(int argc, char *argv[])
     }
     alarm(1);
 
-    if (timer_create(CLOCK_PROCESS_CPUTIME_ID, &ev, &timer) != 0) {
-        fprintf(stderr,"No CLOCK_PROCESS_CPUTIME_ID timer\n");
-       exit(1);
-    }
-
-    it.it_value.tv_sec = 0;
-    it.it_value.tv_nsec = 1;
-    it.it_interval = it.it_value;
-    if (timer_settime(timer, 0, &it, NULL) != 0) {
-        fprintf(stderr,"settime problem\n");
-        exit(4);
-    }
-
-    tock = 0;
-
-    for(n = 3; n < 20000; n++){
-        for(m = 2; m <= n/2; m++){
-            if (!(n%m)) count++;
-            if (tock) goto out;
-        }
-    }
-out:
-
-    if (!tock) {
-        fprintf(stderr,"no CLOCK_PROCESS_CPUTIME_ID signal\n");
-        exit(5);
-    }
-
-    timer_delete(timer);
-
     if (timer_create(CLOCK_REALTIME, &ev, &timer) != 0) {
         fprintf(stderr,"No CLOCK_REALTIME timer\n");
         exit(2);
     }
 
+    tock = 0;
+
     it.it_value.tv_sec = 0;
-    it.it_value.tv_nsec = 1000000;
+    it.it_value.tv_nsec = 1000000; // 1ms
     it.it_interval = it.it_value;
     if (timer_settime(timer, 0, &it, NULL) != 0) {
         fprintf(stderr,"settime problem\n");
         exit(4);
     }
 
-    tock = 0;
-
-    usleep(3000);
+    // some environments have coarse scheduler/timer granularity of ~10ms and worse
+    usleep(100000); // 100ms
 
     if (!tock) {
         fprintf(stderr,"no CLOCK_REALTIME signal\n");
@@ -1764,7 +1718,7 @@ out:
   ])
 case $fptools_cv_timer_create_works in
     yes) AC_DEFINE([USE_TIMER_CREATE], 1,
-                   [Define to 1 if we can use timer_create(CLOCK_PROCESS_CPUTIME_ID,...)]);;
+                   [Define to 1 if we can use timer_create(CLOCK_REALTIME,...)]);;
 esac
   fi
 fi
@@ -1818,37 +1772,43 @@ AC_DEFUN([FP_GMP],
   AC_SUBST(GMP_LIB_DIRS)
 ])# FP_GMP
 
-# --------------------------------------------------------------
-# Calculate absolute path to build tree
-# --------------------------------------------------------------
+# FP_CURSES
+# -------------
+AC_DEFUN([FP_CURSES],
+[
+  dnl--------------------------------------------------------------------
+  dnl * Deal with arguments telling us curses is somewhere odd
+  dnl--------------------------------------------------------------------
 
-AC_DEFUN([FP_INTREE_GHC_PWD],[
-AC_MSG_NOTICE(Building in-tree ghc-pwd)
-    dnl This would be
-    dnl     make -C utils/ghc-pwd clean && make -C utils/ghc-pwd
-    dnl except we don't want to have to know what make is called. Sigh.
-    rm -rf utils/ghc-pwd/dist-boot
-    mkdir  utils/ghc-pwd/dist-boot
-    dnl If special linker flags are needed to build things, then allow
-    dnl the user to pass them in via LDFLAGS.
-    changequote(, )dnl
-    GHC_LDFLAGS=`echo $LDFLAGS | sed 's/\(^\| \)\([^ ]\)/\1-optl\2/g'`
-    changequote([, ])dnl
-    if ! "$WithGhc" $GHC_LDFLAGS -v0 -no-user-$GHC_PACKAGE_DB_FLAG -hidir utils/ghc-pwd/dist-boot -odir utils/ghc-pwd/dist-boot -stubdir utils/ghc-pwd/dist-boot --make utils/ghc-pwd/Main.hs -o utils/ghc-pwd/dist-boot/ghc-pwd
-    then
-        AC_MSG_ERROR([Building ghc-pwd failed])
-    fi
+  AC_ARG_WITH([curses-includes],
+    [AC_HELP_STRING([--with-curses-includes],
+      [directory containing curses headers])],
+      [CURSES_INCLUDE_DIRS=$withval])
 
-    GHC_PWD=utils/ghc-pwd/dist-boot/ghc-pwd
-])
+  AC_ARG_WITH([curses-libraries],
+    [AC_HELP_STRING([--with-curses-libraries],
+      [directory containing curses libraries])],
+      [CURSES_LIB_DIRS=$withval])
 
-AC_DEFUN([FP_BINDIST_GHC_PWD],[
-    GHC_PWD=utils/ghc-pwd/dist-install/build/tmp/ghc-pwd-bindist
-])
+  AC_SUBST(CURSES_INCLUDE_DIRS)
+  AC_SUBST(CURSES_LIB_DIRS)
+])# FP_CURSES
+
+# --------------------------------------------------------------
+# Calculate absolute path to build tree
+# --------------------------------------------------------------
 
 AC_DEFUN([FP_FIND_ROOT],[
 AC_MSG_CHECKING(for path to top of build tree)
-    hardtop=`$GHC_PWD`
+    if test "$windows" = YES
+    then
+      dnl Make sure this is a c:/foo/bar (mixed) style path. Some parts of
+      dnl the build system might depend on it (such as the sed expression
+      dnl `"s|$(TOP)/||i"` in addCFileDeps in rules/build-dependencies.mk).
+      hardtop=$(cygpath -m "$(pwd)")
+    else
+      hardtop=$(pwd)
+    fi
 
     dnl Remove common automounter nonsense
     hardtop=`echo $hardtop | sed 's|^/tmp_mnt.*\(/local/.*\)$|\1|' | sed 's|^/tmp_mnt/|/|'`
@@ -1928,6 +1888,9 @@ case "$1" in
   s390*)
     $2="s390"
     ;;
+  sh4)
+    $2="sh4"
+    ;;
   sparc64*)
     $2="sparc64"
     ;;
@@ -1958,6 +1921,9 @@ AC_DEFUN([GHC_CONVERT_VENDOR],[
   softfloat) # like armv5tel-softfloat-linux-gnueabi
     $2="unknown"
     ;;
+  hardfloat) # like armv7a-hardfloat-linux-gnueabi
+    $2="unknown"
+    ;;
   *)
     #pass thru by default
     $2="$1"
@@ -1970,7 +1936,7 @@ AC_DEFUN([GHC_CONVERT_VENDOR],[
 # converts os from gnu to ghc naming, and assigns the result to $target_var
 AC_DEFUN([GHC_CONVERT_OS],[
 case "$1-$2" in
-  darwin10-arm|darwin11-i386)
+  darwin10-arm|darwin11-i386|darwin14-aarch64)
     $3="ios"
     ;;
   *)
@@ -1982,9 +1948,12 @@ case "$1-$2" in
         $3="linux"
         ;;
       # As far as I'm aware, none of these have relevant variants
-      freebsd|netbsd|openbsd|dragonfly|osf1|osf3|hpux|linuxaout|kfreebsdgnu|freebsd2|solaris2|cygwin32|mingw32|darwin|gnu|nextstep2|nextstep3|sunos4|ultrix|irix|aix|haiku)
+      freebsd|netbsd|openbsd|dragonfly|hpux|linuxaout|kfreebsdgnu|freebsd2|solaris2|mingw32|darwin|gnu|nextstep2|nextstep3|sunos4|ultrix|haiku)
         $3="$1"
         ;;
+      aix*) # e.g. powerpc-ibm-aix7.1.3.0
+        $3="aix"
+        ;;
       freebsd*) # like i686-gentoo-freebsd7
                 #      i686-gentoo-freebsd8
                 #      i686-gentoo-freebsd8.2
@@ -2061,59 +2030,69 @@ AC_DEFUN([XCODE_VERSION],[
 # $1 = the variable to set
 # $2 = the with option name
 # $3 = the command to look for
+# $4 = the version of the command to look for
 #
 AC_DEFUN([FIND_LLVM_PROG],[
-    FP_ARG_WITH_PATH_GNU_PROG_OPTIONAL([$1], [$2], [$3])
-    if test "$$1" == ""; then
-        save_IFS=$IFS
-        IFS=":;"
-        for p in ${PATH}; do
-            if test -d "${p}"; then
-                $1=`${FindCmd} "${p}" -type f -perm +111 -maxdepth 1 -regex '.*/$3-[[0-9]]\.[[0-9]]' -or -type l -perm +111 -maxdepth 1 -regex '.*/$3-[[0-9]]\.[[0-9]]' | ${SortCmd} -n | tail -1`
-                if test -n "$$1"; then
-                    break
-                fi
+    # Test for program with version name.
+    FP_ARG_WITH_PATH_GNU_PROG_OPTIONAL_NOTARGET([$1], [$2], [$3-$4])
+    if test -z "$$1"; then
+        # Test for program without version name.
+        FP_ARG_WITH_PATH_GNU_PROG_OPTIONAL_NOTARGET([$1], [$2], [$3])
+        if test -n "$$1"; then
+            AC_MSG_CHECKING([$$1 is version $4])
+            if test `$$1 --version | grep -c "version $4"` -gt 0 ; then
+                AC_MSG_RESULT(yes)
+            else
+                AC_MSG_RESULT(no)
+                $1=""
             fi
-        done
-        IFS=$save_IFS
+        fi
     fi
 ])
 
-# FIND_GCC()
+# FIND_LD
+# Find the version of `ld` to use. This is used in both in the top level
+# configure.ac and in distrib/configure.ac.in.
+#
+# $1 = the variable to set
+#
+AC_DEFUN([FIND_LD],[
+    FP_ARG_WITH_PATH_GNU_PROG([LD], [ld], [ld])
+    case $target in
+        arm*linux*       | \
+        aarch64*linux*   )
+            # Arm and Aarch64 requires use of the binutils ld.gold linker.
+            # This case should catch at least arm-unknown-linux-gnueabihf,
+            # arm-linux-androideabi, arm64-unknown-linux and
+            # aarch64-linux-android
+            FP_ARG_WITH_PATH_GNU_PROG([LD_GOLD], [ld.gold], [ld.gold])
+            $1="$LD_GOLD"
+            ;;
+        *)
+            $1="$LD"
+            ;;
+    esac
+])
+
+# FIND_GHC_BOOTSTRAP_PROG()
 # --------------------------------
-# Finds where gcc is
+# Parse the bootstrap GHC's compier settings file for the location of things
+# like the `llc` and `opt` commands.
 #
 # $1 = the variable to set
-# $2 = the with option name
-# $3 = the command to look for
-AC_DEFUN([FIND_GCC],[
-    if test "$TargetOS_CPP" = "darwin" &&
-       test "$XCodeVersion1" -eq 4 &&
-       test "$XCodeVersion2" -lt 2
-    then
-        # In Xcode 4.1, 'gcc-4.2' is the gcc legacy backend (rather
-        # than the LLVM backend). We prefer the legacy gcc, but in
-        # Xcode 4.2 'gcc-4.2' was removed.
-        FP_ARG_WITH_PATH_GNU_PROG([$1], [gcc-4.2], [gcc-4.2])
-    elif test "$windows" = YES
-    then
-        $1="$CC"
+# $2 = The bootstrap compiler.
+# $3 = The string to grep for to find the correct line.
+#
+AC_DEFUN([FIND_GHC_BOOTSTRAP_PROG],[
+    BootstrapTmpCmd=`grep $3 $($2 --print-libdir)/settings 2>/dev/null | sed 's/.*", "//;s/".*//'`
+    if test -n "$BootstrapTmpCmd" && test `basename $BootstrapTmpCmd` = $BootstrapTmpCmd ; then
+        AC_PATH_PROG([$1], [$BootstrapTmpCmd], "")
     else
-        FP_ARG_WITH_PATH_GNU_PROG_OPTIONAL([$1], [$2], [$3])
-        # From Xcode 5 on, OS X command line tools do not include gcc
-        # anymore. Use clang.
-        if test -z "$$1"
-        then
-            FP_ARG_WITH_PATH_GNU_PROG_OPTIONAL([$1], [clang], [clang])
-        fi
-        if test -z "$$1"
-        then
-            AC_MSG_ERROR([cannot find $3 nor clang in your PATH])
-        fi
+        $1=$BootstrapTmpCmd
     fi
-    AC_SUBST($1)
 ])
 
+
 AC_DEFUN([MAYBE_OVERRIDE_STAGE0],[
   if test ! -z "$With_$1" -a "$CrossCompiling" != "YES"; then
       AC_MSG_NOTICE([Not cross-compiling, so --with-$1 also sets $2])
@@ -2122,5 +2101,153 @@ AC_DEFUN([MAYBE_OVERRIDE_STAGE0],[
 ])
 
 
+# FP_CPP_CMD_WITH_ARGS()
+# ----------------------
+# sets CPP command and its arguments
+#
+# $1 = the variable to set to CPP command
+# $2 = the varibale to set to CPP command arguments
+
+AC_DEFUN([FP_CPP_CMD_WITH_ARGS],[
+dnl ** what cpp to use?
+dnl --------------------------------------------------------------
+AC_ARG_WITH(hs-cpp,
+[AC_HELP_STRING([--with-hs-cpp=ARG],
+      [Path to the (C) preprocessor for Haskell files [default=autodetect]])],
+[
+    if test "$HostOS" = "mingw32"
+    then
+        AC_MSG_WARN([Request to use $withval will be ignored])
+    else
+        HS_CPP_CMD=$withval
+    fi
+],
+[
+
+    # We can't use $CPP here, since HS_CPP_CMD is expected to be a single
+    # command (no flags), and AC_PROG_CPP defines CPP as "/usr/bin/gcc -E".
+    HS_CPP_CMD=$CC
+
+    SOLARIS_GCC_CPP_BROKEN=NO
+    SOLARIS_FOUND_GOOD_CPP=NO
+    case $host in
+        i386-*-solaris2)
+        GCC_MAJOR_MINOR=`$CC --version|grep "gcc (GCC)"|cut -d ' ' -f 3-3|cut -d '.' -f 1-2`
+        if test "$GCC_MAJOR_MINOR" != "3.4"; then
+          # this is not 3.4.x release so with broken CPP
+          SOLARIS_GCC_CPP_BROKEN=YES
+        fi
+        ;;
+    esac
+
+    if test "$SOLARIS_GCC_CPP_BROKEN" = "YES"; then
+      # let's try to find if GNU C 3.4.x is installed
+      if test -x /usr/sfw/bin/gcc; then
+        # something executable is in expected path so let's
+        # see if it's really GNU C
+        NEW_GCC_MAJOR_MINOR=`/usr/sfw/bin/gcc --version|grep "gcc (GCC)"|cut -d ' ' -f 3-3|cut -d '.' -f 1-2`
+        if test "$NEW_GCC_MAJOR_MINOR" = "3.4"; then
+          # this is GNU C 3.4.x which provides non-broken CPP on Solaris
+          # let's use it as CPP then.
+          HS_CPP_CMD=/usr/sfw/bin/gcc
+          SOLARIS_FOUND_GOOD_CPP=YES
+        fi
+      fi
+      if test "$SOLARIS_FOUND_GOOD_CPP" = "NO"; then
+        AC_MSG_WARN([Your GNU C provides broken CPP and you do not have GNU C 3.4.x installed.])
+        AC_MSG_WARN([Please install GNU C 3.4.x to solve this issue. It will be used as CPP only.])
+      fi
+    fi
+]
+)
+
+
+
+dnl ** what cpp flags to use?
+dnl -----------------------------------------------------------
+AC_ARG_WITH(hs-cpp-flags,
+  [AC_HELP_STRING([--with-hs-cpp-flags=ARG],
+      [Flags to the (C) preprocessor for Haskell files [default=autodetect]])],
+  [
+      if test "$HostOS" = "mingw32"
+      then
+          AC_MSG_WARN([Request to use $withval will be ignored])
+      else
+          HS_CPP_ARGS=$withval
+      fi
+  ],
+[
+  $HS_CPP_CMD -x c /dev/null -dM -E > conftest.txt 2>&1
+  if grep "__clang__" conftest.txt >/dev/null 2>&1; then
+    HS_CPP_ARGS="-E -undef -traditional -Wno-invalid-pp-token -Wno-unicode -Wno-trigraphs"
+  else
+      $HS_CPP_CMD  -v > conftest.txt 2>&1
+      if  grep "gcc" conftest.txt >/dev/null 2>&1; then
+          HS_CPP_ARGS="-E -undef -traditional"
+        else
+          $HS_CPP_CMD  --version > conftest.txt 2>&1
+          if grep "cpphs" conftest.txt >/dev/null 2>&1; then
+            HS_CPP_ARGS="--cpp -traditional"
+          else
+            AC_MSG_WARN([configure can't recognize your CPP program, you may need to set --with-hs-cpp-flags=FLAGS explicitly])
+            HS_CPP_ARGS=""
+          fi
+      fi
+  fi
+  ]
+)
+
+$1=$HS_CPP_CMD
+$2=$HS_CPP_ARGS
+
+])
+
+# FP_BFD_SUPPORT()
+# ----------------------
+# whether to use libbfd for debugging RTS
+AC_DEFUN([FP_BFD_SUPPORT], [
+    AC_ARG_ENABLE(bfd-debug,
+        [AC_HELP_STRING([--enable-bfd-debug],
+              [Enable symbol resolution for -debug rts ('+RTS -Di') via binutils' libbfd [default=no]])],
+        [
+            # don't pollute general LIBS environment
+            save_LIBS="$LIBS"
+            AC_CHECK_HEADERS([bfd.h])
+            dnl ** check whether this machine has BFD and libiberty installed (used for debugging)
+            dnl    the order of these tests matters: bfd needs libiberty
+            AC_CHECK_LIB(iberty, xmalloc)
+            dnl 'bfd_init' is a rare non-macro in libbfd
+            AC_CHECK_LIB(bfd,    bfd_init)
+
+            AC_TRY_LINK([#include <bfd.h>],
+                        [
+                                /* mimic our rts/Printer.c */
+                                bfd* abfd;
+                                const char * name;
+                                char **matching;
+
+                                name = "some.executable";
+                                bfd_init();
+                                abfd = bfd_openr(name, "default");
+                                bfd_check_format_matches (abfd, bfd_object, &matching);
+                                {
+                                    long storage_needed;
+                                    storage_needed = bfd_get_symtab_upper_bound (abfd);
+                                }
+                                {
+                                    asymbol **symbol_table;
+                                    long number_of_symbols;
+                                    symbol_info info;
+
+                                    number_of_symbols = bfd_canonicalize_symtab (abfd, symbol_table);
+                                    bfd_get_symbol_info(abfd,symbol_table[0],&info);
+                                }
+                        ],
+                        [],dnl bfd seems to work
+                        [AC_MSG_ERROR([can't use 'bfd' library])])
+            LIBS="$save_LIBS"
+        ]
+    )
+])
 
 # LocalWords:  fi