ijones at syntaxpolice.org
Wed Feb 1 02:02:17 EST 2006
John Meacham <john at repetae.net> writes:
> I am trying to get a development version of cabal working
> ;darcs get http://darcs.haskell.org/packages/Cabal
> ;runhaskell Setup.lhs
> ./Distribution/Simple.hs:61:1: lexical error
> zsh: exit 1 runhaskell Setup.lhs
This is probably a cpp problem. A side-effect of cabal having to
bootstrap itself. That's why the makefile is there.
> Makefile:2: ../mk/boilerplate.mk: No such file or directory
> Makefile:24: ../mk/target.mk: No such file or directory
> make: *** No rule to make target `../mk/target.mk'. Stop.
> zsh: exit 2 make
But this is the wrong makefile. This makefile doesn't work outside
the fptools tree...
> is there another one to try?
Yep, get the one from here:
darcs get http://cvs.haskell.org/darcs/cabal
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