Cabal documentation not included with GHC anymore?
igloo at earth.li
Tue Feb 7 23:09:20 CET 2012
On Tue, Feb 07, 2012 at 01:55:14PM -0800, David Terei wrote:
> GHC's online documentation used to include Cabal's user guide, e.g see
> for 7.0.4:
> As of 7.2.1 (and 7.4.1) GHC doesn't seem to include it anymore:
> I'm just wondering if this is deliberate or accidental?
Cabal's userguide used to be in docbook, which our build system knows
how to build. Now it's in markdown, which it doesn't.
There's no reason in principle that we couldn't add markdown support,
though. I don't know OTTOMH what output formats are supported, or what
platforms the tools are available on.
Perhaps we should also consider converting the GHC user guide to
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