cabal install version selection
Albert Y. C. Lai
trebla at vex.net
Sat Mar 31 03:56:43 CEST 2012
On 12-03-30 06:37 PM, Christian Höner zu Siederdissen wrote:
> I fail to remember or re-google the package version selection for cabal,
> if no version constraints are given.
> If I depend on "iteratee", and there are no constraints, does it take
> the lowest version?
It takes the highest version.
To verify, I fetched RNAFold.cabal of 220.127.116.11 and tried:
cabal install --dry-run
In order, the following would be installed (use -v for more details):
It chooses the newest iteratee alright.
I don't know what is going on with hackage's build bot. And I can't
control it anyway.
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