RFC: include a cabal-install executable in future GHC releases

Herbert Valerio Riedel hvr at gnu.org
Mon Jan 20 09:00:51 UTC 2014

On 2014-01-20 at 01:02:27 +0100, Carter Schonwald wrote:
> I'd like to propose that GHC releases 7.8.1 onwards include a cabal-install
> (aka cabal) executable, but not include the library deps of cabal-install
> that aren't already distributed with ghc.(unless ghc should have those deps
> baked in, which theres very very good reasons not to do.).


PS: ...would this affect the source-dist tarball as well?

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