[Hackage] #603: --with-PROG=prog option unclear in --help

Hackage trac at galois.com
Tue Nov 3 11:25:25 EST 2009

#603: --with-PROG=prog option unclear in --help
  Reporter:  fasta          |        Owner:         
      Type:  defect         |       Status:  new    
  Priority:  normal         |    Milestone:         
 Component:  Cabal library  |      Version:
  Severity:  normal         |     Keywords:         
Difficulty:  unknown        |   Ghcversion:         
  Platform:                 |  
 I expected the following to work on Cygwin:

 {{{cabal install --with-cpp=`which cpp-3.exe` hgeometric}}}

 , but apparently --with-cpp means cpphs.

 The same issue probably also occurs on Windows.

Ticket URL: <http://hackage.haskell.org/trac/hackage/ticket/603>
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