[Haskell-cafe] Leksah Install Issue (cabal experts please help)
hamish.k.mackenzie at googlemail.com
Tue Mar 13 05:03:33 CET 2012
On 13 Mar 2012, at 16:56, Hamish Mackenzie wrote:
> On 13 Mar 2012, at 16:51, Hamish Mackenzie wrote:
>> On 13 Mar 2012, at 15:56, Ivan Lazar Miljenovic wrote:
>>>> Even if you "cabal unpack" and then modify the .cabal file and run "cabal install" it still fails with the same error.
>>> How did you modify it? Did you change the "cabal-version" field as well?
>> I changed cabal-version and removed the test-suites. I think it must be looking at all the available versions of the package (in hackage).
>>>> If you can think of a better solution than asking users to install GHC 7.0.4 or 7.4.1 to build cabal-install, then please let me know.
>>> Just build a newer version of cabal-install based upon Cabal-1.10 ?
>> I just tried this and it works...
>> cabal install Cabal-220.127.116.11
>> cabal install cabal-install
>> cabal install leksah-server
>> Thanks Ivan
> Oops transposed the last two parts of the version number. It should should have read...
> cabal install Cabal-18.104.22.168
> cabal install cabal-install
> cabal install leksah-server
This also works...
cabal install --constrain='Cabal>=1.10.2' cabal-install
cabal install leksah-server
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