[Haskell-cafe] Re: [darcs-users] Poll: Do you need to be able to build darcs from source on GHC 6.6?

Matthias Kilian kili at outback.escape.de
Tue Oct 28 14:16:55 EDT 2008


On Tue, Oct 28, 2008 at 10:11:53AM -0700, Jason Dagit wrote:
> Debian is nice in some ways and it's really great that stable lives up
> to its name, but I am sad that Debian has such old software for so
> long.  It's this reason that has always forced me to run testing and
> pull packages from unstable while still building some things from
> source.  I hear things are better in the Ubuntu world.

AFAIK, ghc-6.6 is two years old. I wouldn't call this old.


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compensation for something else being small.
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