Adding System.FilePath

Bulat Ziganshin bulat.ziganshin at
Fri Mar 16 06:36:43 EDT 2007

Hello ArtemGr,

Friday, March 16, 2007, 12:47:44 PM, you wrote:

> I think it really is offtopic now, but... IMO, Cabal and hackage should treat
> the base as just another library and should be able to install a fresh base when
> required. As far as i know, this is achievable to some degree by hands. Making
> the base "append-only" is not a good solution, IMO.

yes, it is possible but have no any practical meaning because base
library anyway shipped together with ghc and there are no alternative
versions. if someone will make such versions, these versions may be
installed in ghc (may be by hand because Cabal itself uses base :)

Best regards,
 Bulat                            mailto:Bulat.Ziganshin at

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