[Haskell-cafe] trouble installing greencard -- -fno-prune-tydecls flag ( was Re: trivial function application question )

Donald Bruce Stewart dons at cse.unsw.edu.au
Sat Jan 6 20:44:46 EST 2007

> On 06/01/07, Chris Kuklewicz <haskell at list.mightyreason.com> wrote:
> >Running --configure notices that many things are not installed, but this 
> >is just
> >noise from Cabal.
> This is the second time I've seen someone get confused by these
> messages. I propose we add a 'Configuration successful, now type
> runhaskell Setup.hs build.' to the bottom of the configure output.

I agree. This issue is even mentioned here:


Those new to Cabal always seem to assume things are going badly when
"happy not found". We need to address the psychological aspect
of Cabal's config process :)

-- Don

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