[Hackage] #335: GHC_PACKAGE_PATH disrespected

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Thu Mar 29 04:11:34 CEST 2012

#335: GHC_PACKAGE_PATH disrespected
  Reporter:  cjs            |        Owner:  kmcallister        
      Type:  defect         |       Status:  closed             
  Priority:  normal         |    Milestone:  Cabal-1.8          
 Component:  Cabal library  |      Version:            
  Severity:  normal         |   Resolution:  fixed              
  Keywords:                 |   Difficulty:  very easy (<1 hour)
Ghcversion:  6.8.3          |     Platform:  Other Unix         
Changes (by duncan):

  * status:  assigned => closed
  * resolution:  => fixed


 Applied thanks, or something very similar. I changed it so we actually
 die, since I think it's not good if ghc and cabal are looking at different
 package dbs.
 Wed Mar 28 22:45:22 BST 2012  Duncan Coutts <duncan at community.haskell.org>
   * Check for the env var GHC_PACKAGE_PATH
   Based on the patch by Keegan McAllister <mcallister.keegan at gmail.com>
   Fixes ticket #335

Ticket URL: <http://hackage.haskell.org/trac/hackage/ticket/335#comment:8>
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