[arch-haskell] Re: Re-running cabal2arch on HackageDB [was: cabal2arch 0.6: now builds haddocks for libraries]

Don Stewart dons at galois.com
Fri Aug 14 02:56:34 EDT 2009

> Don Stewart wrote:
>> http://aur.archlinux.org/packages.php?ID=17471
>> Thanks Magnus for the patch. Note this means ghc <=> haddock need to
>> stay in sync.
> Cool.
> On a somewhat related note.  Is someone keeping track of what version of  
> cabal2arch was used to "Arch-ify" what haskell packages?  (Or is there a 
> way to ask AUR about it?)
> I'm not saying all packages should be re-processed *every time* 
> cabal2arch is upgraded, but it might be worth doing for *some* upgrades 
> to cabal2arch. Adding building of docs could be one time when it's 
> justified to re-run cabal2arch over all packages on Hackage.  If we in 
> the future add building of profiling then that might also be reason to do 
> the same.

The PKGBUILD lists the version. At the moment I update only when the
package updates on hackage. We might want a different policy.

-- Don

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