[Haskell-cafe] Re: need help for cabal-install

Chris Ball cjb at laptop.org
Fri Jan 18 23:44:16 EST 2008

Hi Steve,

   > Now with "cabal install", I can not figure out where to specify the
   > --prefix. Cabal always complains "failed to install package".

I think you're just missing a "--user":

   $ cabal install --prefix=$HOME --user foo

- Chris.
Chris Ball   <cjb at laptop.org>

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