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Plover User Guide

This part of the documentation describes how to install and use the Plover compiler.

Installation

First, install the Haskell Platform (recommended) or another GHC 7.10+ toolchain of your choice.

Check out the plover source:

$git clone https://github.com/swift-nav/plover.git$ cd plover


Next, create a cabal sandbox. This keeps any dependencies isolated so you don't have to worry about conflicts with other versions you may have on your system.

$cabal sandbox init  Install the dependencies into the sandbox: $ cabal install --only-dependencies --enable-tests


Run the test suite (requires gcc):



Compiler options

There are options to the compiler, which you may discover with

\$ plover -h