[arch-haskell] haskell-safe in [haskell-extra] relies on ghc- ?

Magnus Therning magnus at therning.org
Fri Dec 7 13:16:06 CET 2012

On Fri, Dec 7, 2012 at 11:37 AM, Pierre Radermecker
<pradermecker at yahoo.ca> wrote:
> Hi,
> [haskell] seems to work fine with ghc 7.6.1 (the current ghc version in Arch
> repos) but my first try with [haskell-extra] has choked:
> sudo pacman -S haskell-safe
> resolving dependencies...
> warning: cannot resolve "ghc=7.4.2-1", a dependency of "haskell-safe"
> Actually my sole need is to install hoogle and I am trying to achieve this
> by using the provided repos. As I quickly realize that manual cabal installs
> are not a good option, I try to minimize them.
> Here I am just a bit surprised that the first package I try from
> [haskell-extra] fails because it expects another version of ghc ... Am I
> missing something or is it "haskell-safe" that should be fixed or removed
> from the repository ?

[haskell-extra] is deprecated: https://github.com/EffeErre/habs-extra


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