[Haskell-cafe] Testing for different dependency versions?
simon.jakobi at googlemail.com
Sun May 29 05:46:40 UTC 2016
(I'm sending this again because I had subscribed to the mailing list
with a different email address)
I'm not sure if there's a better tool out there but I think stack
(http://haskellstack.org/) is pretty convenient for testing a package
with different versions of base and other packages on the same system.
To test your package with base-4.7 you'd simply run
stack test --resolver ghc-7.8 --install-ghc
To test your package with base-220.127.116.11 and pkg-x-1.2.3 you'd save the
following in a stack.yaml in the same directory as your cabal file:
stack solver --update-config
to add the remaining dependencies and
to build the package and run the tests.
If you have your package on Github you can also use Travis CI to test
your package with different configurations:
Hope that helps!
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