[Hackage] #651: Better error message when tarball is corrupt

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Sat Dec 18 18:21:42 CET 2010

#651: Better error message when tarball is corrupt
  Reporter:  guest               |        Owner:         
      Type:  enhancement         |       Status:  new    
  Priority:  normal              |    Milestone:         
 Component:  cabal-install tool  |      Version:
  Severity:  normal              |     Keywords:         
Difficulty:  easy (<4 hours)     |   Ghcversion:         
  Platform:  Linux               |  

Comment(by guest):

 I believe (but have not confirmed) that I got the same message as well as
 a result of haskell.hackage.org being down.  I'd also vote for better
 error handling/messages.  (This happened for multiple versions, including

Ticket URL: <http://hackage.haskell.org/trac/hackage/ticket/651#comment:2>
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