patch applied (packages/process): Use the right OS name in the
cabal file (mingw32 not windows)
igloo at earth.li
Tue Aug 14 20:53:10 EDT 2007
On Wed, Aug 15, 2007 at 12:14:00AM +0100, Duncan Coutts wrote:
> On Tue, 2007-08-14 at 15:45 -0700, Ian Lynagh wrote:
> > Tue Aug 14 15:43:18 PDT 2007 Ian Lynagh <igloo at earth.li>
> > * Use the right OS name in the cabal file (mingw32 not windows)
> Hmm, we'd better fix this in Cabal before the ghc 6.8 release. We don't
> want to have people using "os (mingw32)" in Cabal configurations. Neil
> would kill us :-).
> I suggest the os and arch be based off of the enumeration in
> Distribution.System. So we should add an arch enumeration and fill out
> the OS enumeration.
I think that, in the long-run at least, it should come from System.Info.
See also the thread starting
Unfortunately I don't think we've reached any sort of concensus yet.
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