[Pkg-haskell-maintainers] Bug#553322: Bug#553322: Should cabal-install Recommend: ghc6?
Trent W. Buck
twb at cybersource.com.au
Tue Nov 3 04:47:00 UTC 2009
On Mon, Nov 02, 2009 at 09:47:35PM +0000, Iain Lane wrote:
> tags 553322 + confirmed pending
> On Fri, Oct 30, 2009 at 09:26:53PM +1100, Trent W. Buck wrote:
> >Package: cabal-install
> >Version: 0.6.2-1
> >Severity: minor
> >If you're gonna use "cabal install" (as opposed to just "fetch" and
> >"update"), ghc6 would probably be pretty necessary...
> Makes sense to me. I've added it in Darcs. Do you think anything else (haddock, happy, ...) would be suitable there?
I haven't thought about it. "documentation: False" is the default in
~/.cabal/config, so I would probably make haddock a Suggests, not a
Recommends. Same for ghc6-prof, I guess (library-profiling). Dunno
about happy or anything else.
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