HEADS UP: haskell{98,2010} and old-{time,locale} deleted

Herbert Valerio Riedel hvriedel at gmail.com
Fri Nov 21 07:41:21 UTC 2014

On 2014-11-21 at 06:09:06 +0100, Bardur Arantsson wrote:


> Does this mean that any code compiling against the current release of
> old-locale ( will fail to compile with GHC 7.10.x? I ask because
> I note that old-locale ( depends on
>   base >= 4.2 && < 4.8
> and presumably GHC 7.10.x will have a new "base" version? (Which will
> exclude old-locale from any Cabal install plan.)

Oh it's quite simple, old-{time,locale} will continue to live on via
Hackage; We'll upload GHC 7.10 compatible versions of those two packages
to Hackage soon.

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