Changes to GHC that will expose new packages

Ian Lynagh igloo at
Thu Mar 22 16:01:30 GMT 2012

On Thu, Mar 22, 2012 at 08:46:30AM -0700, Johan Tibell wrote:
> Perhaps GHC should have
> it's own private package database where it register dependencies
> needed by the ghc and ghci packages?

But those packages are public.

Putting them in a different database would just make it more likely that
people will end up with multiple versions, which is best avoided
wherever possible.


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