[Haskell-cafe] Hackage and GHC 6.8

Duncan Coutts duncan.coutts at worc.ox.ac.uk
Sat Sep 8 21:31:30 EDT 2007

On Sat, 2007-09-08 at 14:50 +0100, Neil Mitchell wrote:
> Hi Neil,
> > Given that GHC 6.8 is just around the corner and, given how it has
> > re-organised the libraries so that the dependencies in many (most/all)
> > the packages in the hackage DB are now not correct.
> >
> > Is there a plan of how to get hackage DB up to speed with GHC 6.8 ?
> I think whatever we go with will be deeply painful. Especially given
> the switch to Cabal configurations comes at the same time, rather than
> before.

Cabal 1.2 is out now and supports configurations and current ghc:



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