[arch-haskell] Re: archlinux v0.3.5 and cabal2arch v0.7.6

Magnus Therning magnus at therning.org
Sat Oct 12 07:37:31 UTC 2013

On Fri, Nov 5, 2010 at 10:59, Peter Simons <simons at cryp.to> wrote:
> Hi Magnus,
>  > This is a minor point, but is the new version of archlinux (0.3.5) really
>  > API compatible with the previous version (0.3.4)?
> yes, I believe it is. I certainly tried to make all changes in a backwards
> compatible manner.
>  > If the answer is 'no', then the newer version ought to be 0.4 (or 0.4.0).
>  > [...] I would also argue that cabal2arch is bumped to 0.8 (or 0.8.0) to
>  > clearly mark that the UI has changed and isn't compatible with the previous
>  > version (0.7.5).
> Yes, I think a major version bump is in order simply because there have been
> plenty of changes to both archlinux and cabal2arch. How about bumping the
> version number for both packages to 1.0? They appear to be well out of beta
> state, so it feels like we should have an 1.x release.

Yes, I'd say go for it :-)

Remy, as the other main contributor nowadays (besides Peter), do you
have any objections?


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