[Haskell-cafe] Libraries in home dir
dougal at dougalstanton.net
Thu Oct 9 09:18:46 EDT 2008
On Thu, Oct 9, 2008 at 2:08 PM, Mauricio <briqueabraque at yahoo.com> wrote:
> I want to use a few libraries from hackage
> and have already download and built them. Can
> I install those libraries somewhere in my
> home dir (I want to avoid installing as root)
> so that ghc can find them?
> If so, which options should I give to Setup.hs
> (with main=defaultMain) so that the libraries
> are going to be copy to that dir?
Dpeending on whether you have (and are using) cabal-install, either
$ cabal install diagrams --prefix=$HOME --user
$ runhaskell Setup.lhs configure --prefix=$HOME --user
That will (a) put the libraries etc in $HOME/lib and (b) register
these packages locally.
Hope that helps!
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