[Haskell-cafe] cabal --user question

Frederik Eaton frederik at a5.repetae.net
Mon Jul 11 11:23:03 EDT 2005

But don't you think that being able to specify the package.conf is
also a good idea? You'd have to add a corresponding option to
'configure' to let it look for packages in this new database but it
should be even easier than what you describe below, and would have
other uses...


On Mon, Jul 11, 2005 at 08:08:18AM -0700, Isaac Jones wrote:
> There's no way to do this yet.  The plan is to allow sections in a
> single package to depend on each-other as in WASH, and for cabal to
> handle the "local" package.conf business.  This feature has the
> highest priority, and shouldn't be too hard, but is not yet
> implemented.
> peace,
>   isaac

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