duncan.coutts at worc.ox.ac.uk
Sat Apr 18 04:00:01 EDT 2009
On Fri, 2009-04-17 at 14:04 -0700, Clifford Beshers wrote:
> Oh, duh, there's a cabal package for it. That should make it trivial,
> once cabal-debian is up to snuff. I ran it (cabal-debian) and it
> failed because we don't have all the opengl packages set up right,
> there were some version problems which I suspect is the result of
> recent work, and there was a build error because of missing haddock
> files, but all in all those look pretty easy to clean up.
The one thing to watch out for is that the haskell-platform.cabal
meta-package doesn't mention the programs that are part of the platform,
ie alex, happy, haddock and cabal-install.
The definitive list is currently here:
in the column for 2009.0.0
We'll move that list to a page on it's own along with some guidance for
> On Fri, Apr 17, 2009 at 12:22 PM, Don Stewart <dons at galois.com> wrote:
> We're active on this at the Hackathon, too, for generic unix.
> You'll likely want to ensure you can create a meta-debian
> package from
> > Is someone working on putting together a meta package to
> make it easy to
> > install the Haskell platform once it's been defined?
> > /M
> > : http://haskell.org/haskellwiki/Haskell_Platform
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