# [Haskell-cafe] Cabal files on Windows

Henk-Jan van Tuyl hjgtuyl at chello.nl
Sun Jul 27 15:36:32 EDT 2008

On Sun, 27 Jul 2008 03:23:09 +0200, John Lato <jwlato at gmail.com> wrote:

> Hello,
>
> Can anyone point me to a method for including path names with spaces
> in a cabal file?  I would like to add a line similar to the following:
> include-dirs:  C:\Program Files\program\include
> and of course a corresponding library as well.
> [...]

Have you tried replacing "Program Files" with PROGRA~1? This is the old
MS-Dos version of the directory name; you can find the old name with
command
dir /x C:\
, this displays the old version next to the new version of the name.

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