[Haskell-cafe] Takusen 0.8.3 install problems

Praki Prakash praki.prakash at gmail.com
Sat Jan 31 18:18:22 EST 2009


Thanks for the hint. I removed Setup.hs and tried "cabal build".  I
get an error that build type is custom and Setup.lhs is missing. What
is the magical incantation needed to do the default build?


On Sat, Jan 31, 2009 at 12:30 PM, Don Stewart <dons at galois.com> wrote:
> praki.prakash:
>> I am trying to install Takusen 0.8.3 with ghc 6.10.1 on Ubuntu 8.04
>> (same issue on Win XP as well). I get the following complaint from
>> cabal.
>>    Module
>>    `Distribution.PackageDescription'
>>    does not export
>>    `writeHookedBuildInfo'
>> cabal: Error: some packages failed to install:
>> Takusen-0.8.3 failed during the configure step. The exception was:
>> exit: ExitFailure 1
> You can probably just remove the Setup.lhs and build with defaults
> (we're doing that at galois, we use Takusen).
> -- Don

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