[Haskell-cafe] trying to cabal install lambdabot, failure on 'random' package

Sean Perry shaleh at speakeasy.net
Sun May 8 09:24:50 CEST 2011

On May 7, 2011, at 12:41 AM, Stephen Tetley wrote:

> "show" is the failing package
> A look on Hackage suggests that "show" had problems with its cabal
> file at versions 0.4 & 0.4.1 and was fixed at
> Can you try installing "show" individually at the try
> installing the rest of lambdabot.

$ cabal install show
Resolving dependencies...
Configuring show-
Warning: This package indirectly depends on multiple versions of the same
package. This is highly likely to cause a compile failure.
package haskell98- requires random-
package QuickCheck- requires random-
package show- requires random-
package random- requires time-
package random- requires time-
Preprocessing library show-
Building show-
<command line>: cannot satisfy -package-id random- 
    random- is shadowed by package random-
    (use -v for more information)
cabal: Error: some packages failed to install:
show- failed during the building phase. The exception was:
ExitFailure 1

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