Ready for Cabal release now?

Johan Tibell johan.tibell at
Sat Mar 1 07:23:31 UTC 2014

On Sat, Mar 1, 2014 at 12:02 AM, Austin Seipp <austin at> wrote:

> That sounds good to me. I'm setting up the RC2 builds now, so we can
> update our Cabal copy to the latest release after that, for the final
> release. Right now we're at e97aa58f68519db54de1c62339459ebb88aed069,
> which is just ahead of

(Note that is not a released version, just a version bump in the
repo in preparation for the release.)

The 1.18 branch is currently at 0d5ffeb91075739246627da17bda945aedc6a427
and I'm worried that ee6d1cf5cefe18f6d74ed379af21d92f8b0ae92d hasn't seen
enough testing. Duncan suggested ( that this change should be
included in a GHC RC, but since that's a bit annoying I'll try a Cabal RC

> As Duncan noted to me, we'll also have to do a cabal-install release,
> to make sure that it can build with the adjusted version bounds
> present in 7.8.

Will do that when I do the Cabal release.

-- Johan
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