[Haskell-cafe] popularity context with Cabal

Duncan Coutts duncan.coutts at worc.ox.ac.uk
Thu Feb 26 04:25:31 EST 2009

On Thu, 2009-02-26 at 00:56 -0500, Brandon S. Allbery KF8NH wrote:
> On 2009 Feb 25, at 18:06, Manlio Perillo wrote:
> > Debian some time ago introduced the popularity context, to find the  
> > most installed/used packages:
> > http://popcon.debian.org/
> >
> > Is it possible to do something similar with Cabal?
> I believe that's a planned feature for Hackage.

It'll use download stats and the count of anonymous build reports. It
will not do what popcorn does which is look at how frequently installed
programs are used.


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