[Hackage] #902: cabal install --enable-tests --only-dependencies fails to come up with a complete install plan

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Fri Dec 2 04:30:22 CET 2011

#902: cabal install --enable-tests --only-dependencies fails to come up with a
complete install plan
  Reporter:  tibbe               |        Owner:  ttuegel
      Type:  defect              |       Status:  new    
  Priority:  normal              |    Milestone:         
 Component:  cabal-install tool  |      Version:
  Severity:  normal              |     Keywords:         
Difficulty:  unknown             |   Ghcversion:         
  Platform:                      |  
 Something is wrong with how test suite dependencies are included in the
 install plan:

 $ git clone https://github.com/tibbe/hashable.git
 $ cd hashable
 $ cabal install --enable-tests --only-dependencies
 Resolving dependencies...
 Configuring deepseq-
 Preprocessing library deepseq-
 Building deepseq-
 [1 of 1] Compiling Control.DeepSeq  ( Control/DeepSeq.hs,
 dist/build/Control/DeepSeq.o )
 Registering deepseq-
 Installing library in /Users/tibbe/.cabal/lib/deepseq-
 Registering deepseq-
 Configuring text-
 cabal: At least the following dependencies are missing:
 HUnit ==1.2.*,
 QuickCheck ==2.4.*,
 test-framework ==0.4.*,
 test-framework-hunit ==0.2.*,
 test-framework-quickcheck2 ==0.2.*
 cabal: Error: some packages failed to install:
 text- failed during the configure step. The exception was:
 ExitFailure 1

Ticket URL: <http://hackage.haskell.org/trac/hackage/ticket/902>
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