Stack overflow on hackage upload

Ross Paterson ross at
Thu May 10 19:14:31 EDT 2007

On Thu, May 10, 2007 at 10:30:17PM +0100, Duncan Coutts wrote:
> I was hoping this might be the same bug that prevents me from uploading
> cabal- but it seems not. I still get 400 error during
> upload after a few 100k.
> I suspect it's a server side limit on the upload size. Cabal-1.1.6 is
> just under 500k and Cabal- is just over. Perhaps I should try and
> reduce the size of the tarball by taking the built docs out (I'm not
> sure why they're in there, that's just what the current cabal makefile
> does).

The problem is probably the use of getInputFPS for the uploaded file --
a lazy bytestring version would be handy.

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