Cabal semantics for multiple compilers

Yitzchak Gale gale at
Sun Mar 9 20:44:23 EDT 2008

I wrote:
>>>> When I install packages, both copies
>>>> of GHC 6.8.2 will want to install them into /usr/local.

Duncan Coutts wrote:
>>> Then they will clash. Don't do that :-)

>> Ouch. I was afraid of that. This is going to be tricky.

> Remember of course that you can do per-user installs.
> Indeed it's much easier, cabal-install does that by default.

Thanks for the tip. I'll think about that.


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