[arch-haskell] Move to 7.4.1

Magnus Therning magnus at therning.org
Mon Feb 6 14:13:27 CET 2012

On Mon, Feb 6, 2012 at 13:19, Peter Hercek <phercek at gmail.com> wrote:
> I found out (on archlinux irc channel) that pacman does not store what
> repository a given package was installed from. So if we install a package
> which has the same name in both [extra] and [haskell] there is no easy way
> to find out what repository it was installed from. So if we happen to use
> different version of ghc in [haskell] and [extra] then we should add some
> tag to packages coming form [haskell] (e.g. add them to some group (like
> e.g. fromHaskellRepository). This is to allow an easier way to identify if
> some package is installed from different than [haskell] respository. Since
> such packages would cause breakage.

[haskell] is an add-on on top of [extra]/[community], so there is no
need to tag packages in any way.  This is why we are so interested in
the plans for GHC and other Haskell packages in [extra]/[community].


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