Ian Lynagh igloo at earth.li
Wed Jun 3 07:42:18 EDT 2009

On Tue, Jun 02, 2009 at 02:00:27PM -0700, Ashley Yakeley wrote:
> On Tue, 2009-06-02 at 21:15 +0100, Ian Lynagh wrote:
> > For extralibs, we just use the HEAD repos.
> Does this mean that the HEAD of any extralibs repo must be a working
> version around GHC release time


> What if the package version in the HEAD has not been updated, will GHC
> still use it even though it may have the same version number as an
> earlier, different release?

We increase it when necessary, e.g.:

Sat Oct 11 04:48:01 BST 2008  Duncan Coutts <duncan at haskell.org>
  * Bump version number to
  Only warning and doc changes since the last release

Wed Jun  4 13:13:53 BST 2008  Ian Lynagh <igloo at earth.li>
  * Bump version to


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