Last call for 7.8.4

Lennart Kolmodin kolmodin at
Mon Dec 15 19:05:29 UTC 2014

2014-12-15 18:28 GMT+03:00 Austin Seipp <austin at>:
> Hello *,
> I've just pushed a final round of patches to the 7.8 branch, including
> the notorious Cabal fix for the -fPIC bug that was discussed earlier
> in the week, and a handful of other bugfixes for ARM among other
> things (/cc Joachim :)

Please also consider
Fixes a small but annoying bug with bash completion for 7.8.
Should be very low risk as it only affects the --show-options flag.

> I am planning on making the final 7.8.4 release this week; barring any
> pending minor issues (e.g. build wibbles) in the tree (which I do not
> think should be needed), the only thing I will commit is A) release
> notes and B) the version number changes.
> There will not likely be a 7.8.4-rc2, so this is a last call for any
> bugs you'd like to see fixed. I may have missed something
> --
> Regards,
> Austin Seipp, Haskell Consultant
> Well-Typed LLP,
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