[Haskell-cafe] GHC 6.10.1 and cabal[-install]
andrewcoppin at btinternet.com
Tue Nov 18 16:51:06 EST 2008
Duncan Coutts wrote:
> The Cabal package provides the library. The cabal-install package
> provides the 'cabal' command line tool.
> The deprecated package you're thinking of is cabal-get or cabal-setup.
Will Hackage one day provide a way to discover that one package has been
superceeded by another?
Currently you can see when a newer version of the exact same package
exists, but (for example) take a took at how many gazillion database
packages there are up there. Which ones are active? Which ones are
obsolete? How can I tell??
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