dons at galois.com
Sun Nov 30 14:46:10 EST 2008
> Thomas Schilling wrote:
> >Cabal-the-install-tool (package "cabal-install") is actually a
> >different program that sits on top of Cabal-the-library, and it is in
> >fact what really provides the real advantages. Together with Hackage
> >this is what provides the killer feature of "cabal install foo",
> >however it relies on the building features and meta-data of Cabal.
> As I understand it, that's also a seperate download. (Whereas the cabal
> library comes with GHC.)
> One day, if I feel hard-core enough, I might try this tool. (Assuming it
> works on Windows...) It sounds potentially useful. (Although most actual
> packages typically have one, maybe two dependencies that aren't already
> installed, if that.)
*if* .. *might* .. *assuming* .. *potentially* .. *maybe* .. *if*..
You could have built it by now!
Dependencies that aren't in core:
Note the last one assumes you have zlib the C library installed. This
should be straight forward to obtain.
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