patch applied (cabal): Deprecate defaultUserHooks, export
autoconfUserHooks. Fix ticket #165
ross at soi.city.ac.uk
Mon Jan 28 19:28:54 EST 2008
On Tue, Jan 29, 2008 at 12:12:44AM +0000, Duncan Coutts wrote:
> There are 26 versions of 16 distinct packages that use build-type:
> Configure. [...] Of those 5 have no configure file:
> So all the ones apart from mersenne-random are core packages. People
> tend not to build these since they're already installed. Incidentally
> the Win32 one is old (as is unix).
Most of these are packaging errors: directory, old-time and process
should have configure files -- they need extra-source-files entries.
Win32 should have build-type Simple.
So apart from these it's just Don.
> So, what's the verdict? Take a hard line or not? Seems to me we could
> get away with it.
Yes, could be.
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