pkg-config for zeromq (Was: cabal and extra-libs)

Henning Thielemann schlepptop at
Wed Feb 12 09:29:16 UTC 2014

Am 12.02.2014 08:33, schrieb fa-ml:
> Hello list,
>      recently I am having trouble installing a package (hbro,
> more info here [1]).
> Today I decided to remove every 0mq installed (even system ones)
> and run another installation to see what went wrong.
> So I downloaded zmq3, reinstalled it, tried to run
>      cabal install hnro

Since zeromq seems to have a pkg-config file

I'd strongly suggest the package maintainer of zeromq3-haskell to use 
the PkgConfig-depends field of Cabal instead of the custom extralibs.

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