patch applied (cabal): "Refactor to avoid problems when $HOME is not set"

Ian Lynagh igloo at
Sun Apr 17 17:43:33 CEST 2011

Sun Apr 17 08:41:35 PDT 2011  Ian Lynagh <igloo at>
  * Refactor to avoid problems when $HOME is not set
  We now avoid calling getWindowsProgramFilesDir and
  getAppUserDataDirectory when we don't need to know their results.
  This means that a GHC build goes through when $HOME is unset
  (GHC trac #5047).

    M ./Distribution/Simple/InstallDirs.hs -13 +15

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