patch applied (packages/regex-base): Make setup script compileagain after recent Cabal changes

Simon Marlow simonmarhaskell at
Thu Sep 6 06:14:00 EDT 2007

Ian Lynagh wrote:
> On Tue, Sep 04, 2007 at 06:47:06PM +0200, Sven Panne wrote:
>> too? With extra-libraries it takes over 20 minutes for me, even though only 
>> 3-4 small patches have actually been pulled and my 2Mbit DSL line sits 
>> basically idle during the whole time.
> By the way, if you're currently pulling over SSH then you'll probably
> find it much faster to pull over HTTP. With no patches to pull I get
> this for ghc + testsuite + corelibs:
>     ./darcs-all pull -a  2.21s user 0.42s system 1% cpu 2:49.42 total
> and this for extralibs:
>     ./darcs-all pull -a  0.82s user 0.33s system 1% cpu 1:40.47 total

And it's dead easy to have a local repo tree that is kept up to date by a 
cron job.  A 'darcs-all pull -a' from the local tree then takes only a few 


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