Windows line endings in .cabal file goes wrong

Neil Mitchell ndmitchell at
Wed Jul 11 05:29:29 EDT 2007


> > 1) Ban \r from .cabal files - cabal-upload should check this if this
> > choice is made.
> >
> > 2) Cope with \r, a simple filter (/= '\r') should be sufficient.
> I have deja vu - I'm sure we already fixed this.  What version of Cabal etc.?

I was posting this on behalf of someone on haskell-cafe who ran into
this issue. If you've seen/fixed this already, then no need to bother,
I very much doubt they are running HEAD Cabal.



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