[arch-haskell] archlinux haskell library

Magnus Therning magnus at therning.org
Sat Aug 15 13:00:26 EDT 2009

Gour wrote:
>>>>>> "Don" == Don Stewart <dons at galois.com> writes:
> Oops, it was meant for the list. I hope you don't mind replying back
> here...
>>> Wonderful. Are you aware that one guy recently started with another
>>> yaourt wrapper written in CL - see
>>> http://github.com/skypher/paktahn/tree/master
> Don> Interesting.  Thanks.
> Don> BTW, I definitely *don't* want to wrap yaourt -- it is a scary mix
> Don> of shell scripts and regex munging. It is good though for reverse
> Don> engineering the interfaces.
> Well, I belive he is wrapping libalpm and I suggested him to do so
> considering it the right approach, although he might be directly using
> pacman as well...otoh, yaourt is just a hack.

There's an attempt to write somewhat of a replacement for yaourt (yaourt is 
apparently not receiving much love anymore), and it's being written in LISP :-)



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