[Haskell-cafe] cabal install of HDBC-odbc fails on ghc 6.7, -I flag causes problems

Duncan Coutts duncan.coutts at worc.ox.ac.uk
Wed Aug 22 16:53:27 EDT 2007

On Mon, 2007-08-20 at 13:10 -0400, Thomas Hartman wrote:
> problemw with the -I flag to ghc are causing cabal install to fail for
> hdbc-odbc (darcs head). 

> Any tips on debugging this cabal install would be appreciated. 

> $ runghc Setup.hs configure; runghc Setup.hs build 

Try with -v3 is:

runghc Setup.hs build -v3

this will give extremely verbose output. We'd like to see the last bit
to see what ghc command line exactly is failing. It'll show the command
line arguments in Haskell show format eg ["-I", "/"]


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