[Haskell-cafe] Really impossible to reinstall `base' using cabal?

Joachim Breitner mail at joachim-breitner.de
Wed Oct 26 22:58:46 CEST 2011


Am Mittwoch, den 26.10.2011, 13:10 +1100 schrieb Ivan Lazar Miljenovic:
> > How did you get your ghc?
> > If from your distro's package manager, you should be able to get the dyn-
> > libs from that too.
> Unless you distro hasn't built GHC with dynamic library support.

Debian (and in extension, Ubuntu) builds a ghc-dynamic package
(http://packages.debian.org/sid/ghc-dynamic) on i386 and amd64, but does
not build -dyn variants of the packaged libraries. So you base and
everything that comes with ghc is covered, everything else (including
stuff like mtl) is not.


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