exposing hidden packages with runghc

Iain Barnett iainspeed at gmail.com
Tue Jun 30 19:12:58 EDT 2009

I think this was the wrong list to use for this question, so I've forwarded
it to the GHC list. Please ignore this and accept my apologies.


2009/6/30 Iain Barnett <iainspeed at gmail.com>

> I'm trying to install HTTP-3000.0.0 (because I don't have cabal-install,
> and it's a dependency for cabal-install 0.4.9)
> This is on a Debian 5.1 machine with GHC 6.8.2 and 6.8.3 on it.
> The command:
> sudo runghc Setup configure -p && sudo runghc Setup build && sudo runghc
> Setup install
> The error:
> Could not find module `Data.Array.MArray':
>       it is a member of package array-, which is hidden
> ghc-pkg does list the hidden package.
> I've seen other threads on this "hiding" problem and searched through the
> GHC user guide, but I haven't actually found a solution, just explanation.
> I've tried sending the -package flag through to GHC by adding it to the
> runghc command, but I'm not doing this right, obviously.
> Would someone be able to point me in the right direction? It would be much
> appreciated.
> Iain
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