cabal-get minimizing

Lemmih lemmih at
Tue May 2 13:00:56 EDT 2006

On 5/2/06, Shae Matijs Erisson <shae at> wrote:
> Isaac Jones <ijones at> writes:
> > Welcome to the cabal-devel mailing list!  I'm very please to see so
> > many folks signed up already.  I'll just re-post the release
> > announcement that Duncan made below.
> I've been hacking on minimizing the cabal-get requirements.
> I spoke to Bjorn Bringert, he split Network.Browser into its own package so
> that the Network.HTTP package no longer requires crypto.
> Next steps for me are to minimize xml-rpc and its dependency, HaXml.

Why not cut the xml-rpc dependency completely? It should be an evening
hack to replace it with, say, BEncode.


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