[Haskell-cafe] Re: Problem with package consistency on Hackage
marlowsd at gmail.com
Fri Oct 10 10:33:22 EDT 2008
Antoine Latter wrote:
> I'm not sure who to email about this, but hopefully someone on the cafe knows:
> On the machine which builds the Hackage packages the 'binary' package
> is built against 'bytestring-0.9.1.2', however the package I just
> uploaded gets built against 'bytestring-0.9.1.3' which leades to
> typecheck failures (the ByteStrings I get from the 'binary' package
> are not the same as all the other ByteStrings). See:
> If I wait will Hackage eventually become consistent? How does this work?
You can re-compile parsec and binary to depend on bytestring-0.9.1.3.
Alternatively, use cabal-install which knows how to rebuild things to avoid
consistency problems like this.
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