[Haskell-cafe] Ambiguous module name `System.Directory'

Michael Snoyman michael at snoyman.com
Sat Aug 27 19:30:01 CEST 2011

One other solution on this one: upgrade system-fileio. The newest
version does not contain any conflicting names.

As a side point, system-fileio (and system-filepath, which it depends
upon) are both excellent packages, I use them all the time at work.


On Sat, Aug 27, 2011 at 12:44 AM, Albert Y. C. Lai <trebla at vex.net> wrote:
> On 11-08-26 12:00 PM, informationen wrote:
>> How can i resolve this conflict permamently (i know about :set
>> -hide-package ... )? And shouldn't there be a rule in the
>> haskell platform which forbids modules of the same name?
> Two permanent resolutions, choose one:
> ghc-pkg hide system-fileio
> ghc-pkg unregister system-fileio
> Haskell platform has never included system-fileio, so it contains no
> ambiguous module name.
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