Simon Peyton Jones simonpj at
Mon Sep 5 16:40:59 UTC 2016

I’m trying to follow the instructions for
But I get

cabal new-build llvm-general --with-ghc=/home/simonpj/5builds/HEAD-4/inplace/bin/ghc-stage2

cabal: unrecognised command: new-build (try --help)

simonpj at cam-05-unx:~/tmp/llvm-general$
Maybe my Cabal is too old.  I tried

bash$ cabal install Cabal

Resolving dependencies...

Downloading Cabal-

Configuring Cabal-

Building Cabal-

Installed Cabal-
That worked.  But I get the same message.   Alas

bash$ cabal --version

cabal-install version

compiled using version of the Cabal library

bash$ which cabal

Maybe I need 1.24.  Which claims to be installed.  But WHERE is it installed?



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