Workflow for maintaining Haskell platform packages

Jason Dagit dagitj at
Mon Aug 12 06:51:22 CEST 2013

On Mon, Aug 5, 2013 at 4:51 AM, Sven Panne <svenpanne at> wrote:
> 2013/8/4 Sven Panne <svenpanne at>:
>> 2013/8/4 Jason Dagit <dagitj at>:
>>> I'm not sure if I've understood you correctly, but if the problem is
>>> how to have both installed then the answer is cabal-dev or hsenv. Oh,
>>> and the unreleased version of cabal (on github) has built in
>>> sandboxing.
>> Yes, that exactly is the problem. I'll try cabal-env/hsenv then.
> Hmmm, says that hsenv doesn't work
> on Windows, so this is not an option for me, because I want to develop
> and Linux *and* Windows. Before I'll start wasting my time: Does
> cabal-env work on Windows?

cabal-dev and the (unreleased) sandbox support in cabal both work well
on windows. I've used both of them on windows :)


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