Cabal, Haddock, and the location of documentation - from Matthias
ijones at syntaxpolice.org
Thu Jul 12 19:36:25 EDT 2007
Date: Sun, 8 Jul 2007 22:23:25 +0200
> From: Matthias Kilian <kili at outback.escape.de>
> To: Duncan Coutts <duncan.coutts at worc.ox.ac.uk>
> Cc: cabal-devel at haskell.org
> Message-ID: <20070708202325.GA13943 at petunia.outback.escape.de>
> Subject: Re: [Haskell] Cabal, Haddock, and the location of documentation
> On Sun, Jul 08, 2007 at 06:22:43PM +0100, Duncan Coutts wrote:
> > > I think it'd be perfectly reasonable to follow the lead of
> > > and have slightly finer grained control with respect to the kinds of
> > > files we're installing. Autoconf distinguishes docs (and various
> > > of docs, html, ps, pdf, man etc) from the generic datadir.
> > >
> > > So yes, if you want to extend cabal in this direction I'm happy to
> > > review patches.
> Ok, I'll give it a try, but it'll take a while (a week or two).
> First I've to get all the OpenBSD ports updated (including horrible
> workarounds for the missing docdir option). Everything else would
> be maintainance hell for me ;-)
> Anyway, what are the requirements/whishes?
> - Just docdir, maybe htmlsubdir or haddocksubdir
> - Or docdir and separate htmldir / haddockdir
> - Something more flexible
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