Cabal for the GHC build
bringert at cs.chalmers.se
Thu May 31 06:10:22 EDT 2007
On May 31, 2007, at 2:03 , Ross Paterson wrote:
> It's a pity that even simple libraries need a 67-line Setup.hs to
> make the
> GHC build work. How about moving the --ghc-option and --configure-
> flags into Cabal? --configure-option might be a better idea than the
> current behaviour of "setup configure" in defaultUserHooks, namely to
> pass through all unrecognized arguments.
I agree that this is a problem. At the moment a lot of darcs versions
of packages are incompatible with the last Cabal release solely
because of this.
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