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I built the haskell platform as stated on the haskell package site.

After make install I was told the files were installed to /usr/local/bin

How do I run the haskell platform after this step?

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Haskell has to be started with ghci command.

Visit HaskellWiki and see.

Also refer this Stackoverflow question.

You can run a Haskell by:

runhaskell [FILENAME].hs


ghc [FILENAME].hs
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ghci was working right after I installed GHC. But where should I start the Haskell Platform itself from? – prometheuspk Jul 6 '14 at 9:35

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