Broken packages on hackage

Henning Thielemann lemming at
Wed Jun 18 03:55:32 EDT 2008

On Tue, 17 Jun 2008, Don Stewart wrote:

> Easy:
>    Doesn't support small-base:
>        special-functors (needs base<2 !)

of course, because it is a compatibility package ...

> More work:
>    Broken:
>        shell-pipe          -- `GHC.Handle' does not export `openFd'

This is also a compatibility package for GHC < 6.4 where no 
runInteractiveProcess was available.

>        storablevector      -- QC arbitrary missing Control.Monad.Instances

I compiled that with GHC-6.8.2 on my machine and it worked and for some 
reasons it doesn't work on hackage.

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