[Haskell-cafe] hackage feature request: revision control location

Duncan Coutts duncan.coutts at worc.ox.ac.uk
Sat Oct 25 02:03:12 EDT 2008

On Sat, 2008-10-25 at 06:37 +0200, Henning Thielemann wrote:
> On Fri, 24 Oct 2008, zooko wrote:
> > Hi folks:
> >
> > I'm trying to use hackage/cabal/cabal-install, and I have a feature request: 
> > it would be nice if the metadata about the package, which is displayed on 
> > e.g. "hackage-scripts/package/HTTP" had a field for the revision control tool 
> > that is used on that package (if any) and the publicly-readable repository 
> > for that package (if any).
> I also like this feature.
> http://hackage.haskell.org/trac/hackage/ticket/58

Just in case it was not obvious, that ticket is now closed. The feature
has been implemented in Cabal-1.6.


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