[Haskell-beginners] Re: installing cabal with 6.10 - ubuntu
Christian.Maeder at dfki.de
Tue Mar 10 04:49:39 EDT 2009
> I found some directions online that said that compiling from source
> might be a good way to go. I downloaded and compiled ghc 6.10.1,
> installing it locally.
Next time include the extra-libraries in your sources, to avoid
installing so many packages afterwards.
> Ok. Now when I go to build network I get this:
> Could not find module `Data.Generics':
> it is a member of package base-22.214.171.124, which is hidden
> According to google, the above message actually indicates that 'syb' is
> needed, the bug is here:
> - installed syb-0.1.0.0.
> - still get the same message.
> At this point I'm stuck!
Are you sure you have version 126.96.36.199
This package does not need syb as dependency.
The file Network/URI.hs contains:
import Data.Data ( Data )
import Data.Generics ( Data )
and network.cabal sets the appropriate flag:
> I should say that I'm using this to install all these things:
> runhaskell Setup configure --user
> runhaskell Setup build
> runhaskell Setup install
> So everything is installed 'locally' and not globally.
This should be fine.
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