Hackage and GHC 6.8

Don Stewart dons at galois.com
Sun Sep 23 21:02:13 EDT 2007

Neil Davies wrote:
> Given that GHC 6.8 is just around the corner and, given how it has
> re-organised the libraries so that the dependencies in many (most/all)
> the packages in the hackage DB are now not correct.
> Is there a plan of how to get hackage DB up to speed with GHC 6.8 ?

Ian, GHC HQ, can you elaborate on what the plan is on fixing the hackage
libraries for ghc 6.8 -- should everyone be springing into action to
update .cabal files and fix api changes?

-- Don

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