[Haskell-beginners] cabal sdist and Setup.hs
daniel.is.fischer at googlemail.com
Mon Jun 6 14:17:48 CEST 2011
On Montag, 6. Juni 2011, 13:55, Guy wrote:
> I created a package with Build-Type: Simple, and when I run cabal sdist,
> I get
> Distribution quality errors:
> The package is missing a Setup.hs or Setup.lhs script.
> Is there some problem with the simple build type?
No, but while cabal-install is able to build and install a [build-type:
simple] package without a Setup.[l]hs, assuming the defaultMain, the
runhaskell ./Setup.hs configure ... way requires a Setup.[l]hs, so cabal
sdist insists on the presence of such a file.
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