[Hackage] #217: Main modules in .hsc files are not included in sdist

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Sat Jan 26 13:51:26 EST 2008

#217: Main modules in .hsc files are not included in sdist
  Reporter:  gwern          |        Owner:           
      Type:  defect         |       Status:  reopened 
  Priority:  normal         |    Milestone:  Cabal-1.4
 Component:  Cabal library  |      Version:  
  Severity:  normal         |   Resolution:           
  Keywords:                 |   Difficulty:  normal   
Ghcversion:  6.8.2          |     Platform:           
Comment (by ross at soi.city.ac.uk):

 Replying to [comment:5 ross at soi.city.ac.uk]:
 > I suppose you can work around that with
 > {{{
 > extra-source-files: src/Hslock.hsc
 > }}}

 Hmm, no that won't work: it will still be looking for the missing .hs
 file.  Main modules that need preprocessing don't work.  There's the
 unpleasant workaround of having a trivial Main.hs that calls the other
 module, I guess.

Ticket URL: <http://hackage.haskell.org/trac/hackage/ticket/217#comment:6>
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