GHC 6.6 on Ubuntu

Ian Lynagh igloo at
Sun Nov 19 15:51:33 EST 2006

On Fri, Nov 17, 2006 at 07:48:41AM -0800, Chad Scherrer wrote:
> Is there a preferred way of getting this going? I tried the GHC
> instructions for Debian, but this seems to depend on 6.6 already being
> in the repository, which it's not, in Ubuntu (why?).
> I like Debian/Ubuntu's install system, and I assume that 6.6 will
> eventually make it into Ubuntu. I want to be sure whatever I do now
> doesn't later confuse the system.

I assume you're sending this to me as I'm listed as maintainer on the
ubuntu packages, but I am not involved with ubuntu. You'd have to speak
with the Ubuntu people for info about their plans for GHC 6.6 etc.


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