[Haskell-cafe] Re: cabal update : getHostByName

minh thu noteed at gmail.com
Mon Sep 1 10:49:55 EDT 2008

2008/9/1 PéterDiviánszky <divip at aszt.inf.elte.hu>:
> Hi,
>> Now, when I enter "cabal update", it answers this:
>> Downloading package list from server
>> 'http://hackage.haskell.org/packages/archive'
>> cabal: getHostByName: does not exist (no such host entry)
> I received the same error message.
> After a month I realized that my proxy settings were wrong.
> (I don't need proxy but the 'http_proxy' variable was present in the shell
> environment.)

Thank you,
that was that (and I've also removed https and uppercase versions).


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