[Haskell-cafe] enable-executable-profiling failing with cabal 1.22

Thomas Tuegel ttuegel at gmail.com
Sun Jan 18 15:03:38 UTC 2015

On Sat, Jan 17, 2015 at 7:17 PM, Michael Jones <mike at proclivis.com> wrote:
> Using cabal 1.22 for some reason does not like —enable-executable-profiling. I am working on a rebuilt machine that had 1.18 from the distribution, with 1.22 installed afterwards. I found a little info on people having this problem, but I failed to fix the problem.
> Note than the library profiling option is accepted. Only the executable fails.
> Is there any know way to start with platform 2014 with GHC 7.8.3 and install cabal 1.22 and can use this option?
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In Cabal 1.22, --enable-executable-profiling was renamed
--enable-profiling because it is not actually possible to enable
executable profiling safely without also enabling library profiling.

Thomas Tuegel

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