[Haskell-cafe] Re: ANNOUNCE: Utrecht Haskell Compiler (UHC) -- first release

Duncan Coutts duncan.coutts at worc.ox.ac.uk
Tue Apr 21 18:32:48 EDT 2009

On Tue, 2009-04-21 at 12:31 +0200, david48 wrote:
> For what it's worth, It's bothered me often enough that cabal doesn't
> install globally by default that I had to reinstall ghc in order to
> solve package issues.

Do you know what the problem was exactly? It's possible to get problems
with overlap between the user and global package dbs, but the exact same
problems can also happen just within the global package db.

> So I'd prefer the default to be global.

You can make that the default in the config file.


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