Building haddock docs with Cabal from .lhs sources

Adrian Hey ahey at
Wed Sep 19 16:54:00 EDT 2007

Ketil Malde wrote:
> On Wed, 2007-09-19 at 12:13 +0100, Adrian Hey wrote:
>>>   2. even with the base.haddock etc files in the right places, haddock
>>> still doesn't find them. !?
>> This problem seems to have been fixed with the 6.8 release candidate.
>> Unfortunately there still seems to be another, in that the resulting
>> links are broken (no "file://" prefix). I don't know which bit of
>> s/w is at fault here though.
> I wonder if this is something you really want - isn't it better to
> generate relative links (i.e. for accessing in a differently mounted
> file system, or via a different protocol - HTTP, say)?

I guess that's a possibility, I don't really know what the issues are,
but as long as clicking on a link takes me to the right place instead of
a browser error I'll be happy :-)

Adrian Hey

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