[Haskell-cafe] trying to build Hackage hoq-0.3
Vasili I. Galchin
vigalchin at gmail.com
Mon Jan 25 07:46:13 UTC 2016
Let me try Utku. BTW I am running Ubuntu Linux.
On Mon, Jan 25, 2016 at 1:36 AM, Utku Demir <utdemir at gmail.com> wrote:
> It looks like the "readline" library(the C one, not the Haskell one) is
> missing on your system. Can you install it via your distributions package
> manager (assuming you're using Linux)?
> $ sudo apt-get install libreadline-dev # could be libreadline6-dev
> On Mon, 25 Jan 2016 at 09:22 Vasili I. Galchin <vigalchin at gmail.com> wrote:
>> 1) ghc version 7.6.3
>> 2) cabal version 22.214.171.124
>> 3) when i run "cabal install",
>> I receive on stdout :
>> Resolving dependencies...
>> Configuring readline-126.96.36.199...
>> checking for gcc... gcc
>> checking for C compiler default output file name... a.out
>> checking whether the C compiler works... yes
>> checking whether we are cross compiling... no
>> checking for suffix of executables...
>> checking for suffix of object files... o
>> checking whether we are using the GNU C compiler... yes
>> checking whether gcc accepts -g... yes
>> checking for gcc option to accept ISO C89... none needed
>> checking for GNUreadline.framework... checking for readline... no
>> checking for tputs in -lncurses... no
>> checking for tputs in -ltermcap... no
>> checking for tputs in -lcurses... no
>> checking for rl_readline_version... no
>> configure: error: readline not found, so this package cannot be built
>> See `config.log' for more details.
>> Failed to install readline-188.8.131.52
>> cabal: Error: some packages failed to install:
>> hoq-0.3 depends on readline-184.108.40.206 which failed to install.
>> readline-220.127.116.11 failed during the configure step. The exception was:
>> ExitFailure 1
>> 4) I googled Haskell and readline and I found the same error with
>> other Haskell packages like Twitter.
>> How do I resolve my build readline problem?
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