ghc requesting package version 1.1.7 but 0.1.7 is installed ?
simonmar at microsoft.com
Mon Jan 15 10:50:20 EST 2007
Marc Weber wrote:
> $ ghc -o setup --make -package Cabal-0.1.7 setup.hs
> Linking setup ...
> ghc-6.5.20060917: unknown package: Cabal-1.1.7
> I don't understand this.
> I've substituted
> Version 1.1.7 by 0.1.7 to get a low version which won't be used unless requested.
> This is the only Cabal package beeing installed.
> $ ghc-pkg describe Cabal
> name: Cabal
> version: 0.1.7
> license: BSD3
> Why is ghc requesting still 1.1.7?
> set | grep 1.1.7 doesn't list any interesting environment variable except of pwd and OLDPWD
> The Cabal which has been destributed with my ghc is verison 188.8.131.52.2 thus can't be the problem.
I'm not sure. Can you send us your package.conf (also your
~/.ghc/.../package.conf if you have one)?
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