[Haskell-cafe] trying to build Hackage hoq-0.3
Vasili I. Galchin
vigalchin at gmail.com
Mon Jan 25 07:48:01 UTC 2016
thx . hoq built and installed! Kind thanks.
On Mon, Jan 25, 2016 at 1:46 AM, Vasili I. Galchin <vigalchin at gmail.com> wrote:
> 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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