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I'm trying to build ghc following the directions here: How to install Haskell Platform for Ubuntu 13.04?

I keep getting:

HC [stage 1] compiler/stage2/build/DynFlags.p_o Killed make[1]: ***
[compiler/stage2/build/DynFlags.p_o] Error 137 
make: *** [all] Error 2

I think I'm probably missing a dependency, but I have no idea which.

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While compiling you don't run out of memory? It seems make is being killed by something (OOM killer?) –  Salem Sep 30 '13 at 17:37
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Yup Salem had it right. It was an OOM issue. I increased the servers RAM from 512MB to 1024MB, and the problem was solved. Thanks!

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