[Haskell-cafe] package question/problem

Galchin, Vasili vigalchin at gmail.com
Fri Oct 17 19:23:32 EDT 2008


    I am trying to "cabal install" HSQL. I am using ghc 6.8.2. I get the
following error about a non-visible/hidden package (old-time-

vigalchin at ubuntu:~$ cabal install hsql
Resolving dependencies...
'hsql-1.7' is cached.
[1 of 1] Compiling Main             ( Setup.lhs, dist/setup/Main.o )
Linking dist/setup/setup ...
Configuring hsql-1.7...
Warning: No 'build-type' specified. If you do not need a custom Setup.hs or
./configure script then use 'build-type: Simple'.
Preprocessing library hsql-1.7...
Building hsql-1.7...

    Could not find module `System.Time':
      it is a member of package old-time-, which is hidden
cabal: Error: some packages failed to install:
hsql-1.7 failed during the building phase. The exception was:
exit: ExitFailure 1
vigalchin at ubuntu:~$

I don't see (old-time- with parens around it so I am confused:

vigalchin at ubuntu:~$ ghc-pkg list
    Cabal-, GLUT-, HUnit-, OpenGL-,
    QuickCheck-, array-, base-,
    bytestring-, cgi-3001.1.5.1, containers-,
    directory-, fgl-, filepath-, (ghc-6.8.2),
    haskell-src-, haskell98-, hpc-, html-,
    mtl-, network-, old-locale-, old-time-,
    packedstring-, parallel-, parsec-,
    pretty-, process-, random-, readline-,
    regex-base-, regex-compat-, regex-posix-,
    rts-1.0, stm-, template-haskell-, time-,
    unix-, xhtml-3000.0.2.1
    Cabal-, GLFW-0.3, HDBC-1.1.5, HTTP-3001.0.4,
    MonadRandom-0.1.1, Stream-0.2.6, Takusen-0.8.3, X11-1.4.2,
    arrows-0.4, binary-0.4.2, category-extras-0.53.5, chp-1.1.0,
    dlist-0.4.1, event-list-0.0.7, ipc-0.0.3, midi-0.0.6, mtl-,
    network-bytestring-, non-negative-0.0.3,
    posix-realtime-, posix-realtime-, probability-0.2.1,
    quantum-arrow-0.0.4, unix-, zlib-


What is the history of old-time package?

Regards, Vasili
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