[Haskell-cafe] Can't install mkcabal because of pcre-lite
Colin Paul Adams
colin at colina.demon.co.uk
Sun Mar 1 03:42:26 EST 2009
cabal: Error: some packages failed to install:
mkcabal-0.4.2 depends on pcre-light-0.3.1 which failed to install.
pcre-light-0.3.1 failed during the configure step. The exception was:
exit: ExitFailure 1
cabal: Missing dependency on a foreign library:
* Missing C library: pcre
This problem can usually be solved by installing the system package that
provides this library (you may need the "-dev" version). If the library is
already installed but in a non-standard location then you can use the flags
--extra-include-dirs= and --extra-lib-dirs= to specify where it is.
I'm on fedora 10.
I have package pcre installed. But yum install pcre-dev so no such
Anyone know the anser?
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