making Happy

Duncan Coutts duncan.coutts at
Sun May 18 10:54:00 EDT 2008

On Sun, 2008-05-18 at 17:01 +0400, Serge D. Mechveliani wrote:
> People,
> please, how can I download  happy-1.14 source ?
> I need to install ghc-6.8.2 from source, and this needs Happy
> -- right?
> I would like to build Happy from source. Its page shows only 1.17.
> 1.14 was easy to build in a standard way:  ./configue --path=...
>                                            make
>                                            make install

The standard procedure for installing cabal packages is pretty similar:

runghc Setup configure --prefix=...
runghc Setup build
runghc Setup install

For those brave souls helping us test cabal-install it's even simpler:
cabal install happy


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