[Haskell-beginners] Cabal gives error
John M. Dlugosz
ngnr63q02 at sneakemail.com
Thu Mar 27 19:58:46 UTC 2014
When running cabal, it tells me
Note: there is a new version of cabal-install available.
To upgrade, run: cabal install cabal-install
And when I do that, it does a bunch of stuff and then
[68 of 70] Compiling Distribution.Simple.Bench (
[69 of 70] Compiling Distribution.Simple (
[70 of 70] Compiling Main (
Linking E:\Temp\Cabal-22.214.171.124-7348\Cabal-126.96.36.199\dist\setup\setup.exe ...
setup.exe: does not exist
Failed to install Cabal-188.8.131.52
cabal: Error: some packages failed to install:
Cabal-184.108.40.206 failed during the configure step. The exception was:
cabal-install-220.127.116.11 depends on Cabal-18.104.22.168 which failed to install.
[C:\Program Files (x86)\Haskell-Platform]
This is, as I recall, where I got stuck trying to get a newer Leksah installed.
Upon finishing, it deletes the temp directory tree, so I can't see if there's anything
obviously strange with the file it produced.
How do I troubleshoot this?
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