portability and .cabal files?
duncan.coutts at worc.ox.ac.uk
Thu Nov 22 21:34:43 EST 2007
On Fri, 2007-11-23 at 01:42 +0000, Ross Paterson wrote:
> I guess you could indicate that a package won't build in some
> configuration using the buildable field. Hackage ought to learn
> to use that too.
Oh you mean we should say:
-- this package is known not to work on windows
and then cabal should fail on configuration, and cabal-install should
not consider depending on that package in that configuration?
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