[Hackage] #204: should setting user-prefix in ~/.cabal/config work?

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Sat Jan 12 13:06:46 EST 2008

#204: should setting user-prefix in ~/.cabal/config work?
  Reporter:  guest               |        Owner:        
      Type:  defect              |       Status:  new   
  Priority:  normal              |    Milestone:        
 Component:  cabal-install tool  |      Version:  HEAD  
  Severity:  normal              |   Resolution:        
  Keywords:                      |   Difficulty:  normal
Ghcversion:  6.8.2               |     Platform:  Linux 
Comment (by duncan):

 Ah, I see. The problem is that user-prefix: does work and just prefix:
 does not. That's a recent unintentional change. So the default config file
 that was generated previously that used just prefix: is now getting

Ticket URL: <http://hackage.haskell.org/trac/hackage/ticket/204#comment:3>
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