[Haskell-beginners] shared files / environment / portability

Henk-Jan van Tuyl hjgtuyl at chello.nl
Sat Aug 25 10:08:01 CEST 2012

On Sat, 25 Aug 2012 08:09:04 +0200, Christopher Howard  
<christopher.howard at frigidcode.com> wrote:

> I'm coding a resource tracker for a game that loads images, sounds, etc.
> from files, and wondering how the program will know where the files are
> located on the installation system. (With C/C++ programs I usually had
> the build system hardcode the appropriate share/ directory into the
> config.h file.) Assuming I package for cabal distribution, what
> approaches to this problem are available to me?

You can find an example in wxAsteroids[0], look at the main function.

Met vriendelijke groet,
Henk-Jan van Tuyl

[0] http://hackage.haskell.org/package/wxAsteroids

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