ANNOUNCE: GHC version 6.12.1

Simon Marlow marlowsd at
Tue Dec 15 04:48:43 EST 2009

On 15/12/09 08:20, flw wrote:
> After I installed GHC-6.12.1, the cabal-install program could not works
> normally.
> $ sudo cabal install
> cabal: failed to parse output of 'ghc-pkg dump'
> $

You need an updated version of cabal-install.  As I understand it, 
version 0.8 has not been released yet, but you can get it from the darcs 

darcs get
cd cabal-install


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