GenericPackageDescription and 'build-depends' field

Mikhail Glushenkov the.dead.shall.rise at
Thu Apr 10 01:10:32 UTC 2014


On 9 April 2014 15:13, Daniel Trstenjak <daniel.trstenjak at> wrote:
> Hi all,
> am I right, that the 'build-depends' field of the cabal file is now
> always represented by 'condTreeConstraints' in 'CondTree'?
> So is the 'targetBuildDepends' in 'BuildInfo' now only available for
> backward compatibility reasons?

IIRC it's what condtrees get simplified to after finalizePackageDescription.

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