[Haskell-cafe] Hackage upload problem

Thomas Hallgren hallgren at chalmers.se
Wed Aug 7 18:35:45 CEST 2013

On 2013-08-07 17:06 , Duncan Coutts wrote:
> On Wed, 2013-08-07 at 14:32 +0200, Thomas Hallgren wrote:
>> Hi,
>> I get the following error when I try to upload gf-3.5.tar.gz [1] to Hackage.
>> 	400 Error in upload
>>         could not extract gf-3.5 directory from gf-3.5.tar.gz
>> I get the same error when I try to Check the previous version, gf-3.4.tar.gz
>> [2], which was uploaded without problems 6 months ago [3], so it seems that
>> something has changed on the server.
>> Does anyone know what it could be that is going wrong? Is there a way to get a
>> more informative error message?
> You're welcome to try uploading it to the new-hackage.haskell.org and
> see if that gives a more informative error message. If it's a poor error
> message there then we can fix that.
> Duncan

new-hackage.haskell.org didn't work either, it says:

    Reached disk quota of 1000000 bytes.

gf-3.5.tar.gz is a lot bigger than 1000000 bytes. I am guessing this restriction
only applies on new-hackage, and that there is a different problem on old hackage...

Thomas H

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