Compiling nofib-analyse

Edward Z. Yang ezyang at
Wed Dec 31 00:10:56 UTC 2014

Pretty sure it's the aptly named 'html'.

I can't remember the last time I used the HTML reporting
capability, so I'd be happy about removing it.


Excerpts from Simon Peyton Jones's message of 2014-12-30 07:03:17 -0500:
> When building nofib-analyse (in nofib), I get
> /home/simonpj/local/bin/ghc -O -cpp --make Main -o nofib-analyse
> Main.hs:14:18:
>     Could not find module 'Text.Html'
>     Use -v to see a list of the files searched for.
> There are rather a lot of HTML packages.  Which one is needed?   Does this meant that it's essential to install this package before running nofib, a manual step?
> I wonder if it'd be better to remove the HTML dependency, or make it optional?
> Simon

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