[Hackage] #300: Cabal 1.2.x silently ignores ghc-prof-options

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Fri Jun 20 01:20:28 EDT 2008

#300: Cabal 1.2.x silently ignores ghc-prof-options
  Reporter:  bos            |        Owner:         
      Type:  defect         |       Status:  new    
  Priority:  normal         |    Milestone:         
 Component:  Cabal library  |      Version:
  Severity:  normal         |     Keywords:         
Difficulty:  normal         |   Ghcversion:  6.8.2  
  Platform:                 |  
 This one caught me out for a while. Cabal 1.2 releases accept the `ghc-
 prof-options` property, but ''silently ignore'' it.  Eep!

 The bug is fixed in 1.4, but in the unlikely event of another GHC 6.8
 release, it would be nice to have it fixed in the 1.2 line too.  This is
 mostly an FYI.

Ticket URL: <http://hackage.haskell.org/trac/hackage/ticket/300>
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