can't understand the Cabal manual. flag, manual

Roman Beslik rabeslik at
Sat Nov 24 08:19:12 CET 2012

Then my interpretation is correct?

On 23.11.12 18:48, Antoine Latter wrote:
> On Fri, Nov 23, 2012 at 9:18 AM, Roman Beslik <rabeslik at> wrote:
>> On 23.11.12 16:33, Brandon Allbery wrote:
>>> That describes it in the default case.  The point is more that it will
>>> try all possibilities for a flag which is not "manual: True" but only
>>> use the exact setting specified in the latter case.
>> Sorry, I still don't get it.
> When "manual" is set the solver won't try other values of the flag
> aside from the default.

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