[arch-haskell] How to update packages in extra?

Rémy Oudompheng remyoudompheng at gmail.com
Sat Oct 12 07:37:09 UTC 2013

On 2010/10/18 Rémy Oudompheng <remyoudompheng at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 2010/10/18 Magnus Therning <magnus at therning.org> wrote:
>> On Mon, Oct 18, 2010 at 14:17, Peter Simons <simons at cryp.to> wrote:
>>> Hi,
>>> the PKGBUILD files in "extra" have been generated with ancient versions
>>> of cabal2arch, like 0.4.1, and because of that they lack features such
>>> as the generation of Haddock reference documentation. Is there any way
>>> for us to update those files? Who has the ability to do that?
>> You'll need an Arch dev to do that.  Raise a bug on the bugtracker for
>> the package in question.
> I'll do that. Maybe I'll take the opportuniy to add haskell-tar as an
> official package, since it is a dependency of the archlinux library
> now.

For the moment I only did mtl, quickcheck and parsec. The packages in
[extra] are different from what is output by cabal2arch in the sense
that they enable shared libraries, profiling libraries and
split-object files.


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