[Haskell-cafe] Suggestion for Network.Socket in regards to PortNumber

John Van Enk vanenkj at gmail.com
Wed Jun 24 15:28:12 EDT 2009

I'll take a swing at it. :) If it's as easy as it was to get HsOpenSSL
to build without the ./configure (on windows even!), it shouldn't be
too bad.

PS: If any one has contact with the maintainers of HsOpenSSL, poke
them for me. I'd like my patch included. :)

On Wed, Jun 24, 2009 at 3:25 PM, Johan Tibell<johan.tibell at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Wed, Jun 24, 2009 at 9:15 PM, John Van Enk <vanenkj at gmail.com> wrote:
>> One thing I'd really like to see, now that I'm thinking about it, is
>> to drop the dependency on the ./configure step when building network.
>> If I can figure this out without changing how Network.Socket works
>> now, would that be something we could merge into the package?
>> I've love to see a Build-Type of Simple.
> I would like this as well and I've talked briefly with Duncan about it.
> Someone who knows autoconf well needs to figure out everything configure
> does for the network package and if we can get Cabal to do it instead
> -- Johan


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