[Pkg-haskell-maintainers] Bug#616732: Bug#616732: cabal-install: New upstream version with important bugfixes

Joachim Breitner nomeata at debian.org
Mon Mar 7 09:04:34 UTC 2011

Hi Josh,

Am Sonntag, den 06.03.2011, 16:06 -0800 schrieb Josh Triplett:
> Package: cabal-install
> Version: 0.8.0-1
> Severity: important
> Ran into this error installing the "network" package, which appears in
> the dependency chain of many other packages:
> [ 4 of 10] Compiling Network.Socket   ( dist/build/Network/Socket.hs, dist/build/Network/Socket.o )
> Network/Socket.hsc:1701:11:
>     Ambiguous occurrence `closeFdWith'
>     It could refer to either `Network.Socket.closeFdWith',
>                              defined at Network/Socket.hsc:1046:1
>                           or `GHC.Conc.closeFdWith',
>                              imported from GHC.Conc at Network/Socket.hsc:204:26-36
> A quick search turned up this message, pointing at a cabal bug fixed in
> current cabal:
> http://www.haskell.org/pipermail/glasgow-haskell-users/2011-February/020088.html

thanks for the report.

The conclusion of that thread is a bit unclear to me. Do we just have to
rebuild cabal-install with the new ghc? Should the new ghc therefore
Break: cabal-install (<= 0.8.0-1) ?


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