Commit 13a51955 authored by Duncan Coutts's avatar Duncan Coutts
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Update a couple things in the README and update changelog

parent 37d3ecdd
......@@ -19,7 +19,7 @@ install, and register it in a standard location.
Cabal should build just like any other Cabal-ized packagem, so if you
you can't or don't want to use the Makefile, you can run:
ghc -i. --make Setup.lhs -o setup
ghc -i. --make Setup.hs -o setup
./setup configure
./setup build
sudo ./setup install
......@@ -29,7 +29,7 @@ sudo ./setup install
ghc -i. --make Setup.lhs -o setup
./setup configure --prefix=$HOME --user
./setup build
./setup install --user
./setup install
Additional notes for GHC-6.4.1 and older:
......@@ -79,15 +79,6 @@ use is very open and welcoming to new developers.
darcs get --partial
-= Debian Templates =-
Build a Debian source tree with:
dh_make -d -t /full/path/to/debiantemplates
After, you just need to edit the copyright, description, and
-= Credits (in alphabetical order) =-
Cabal Coders:
-*-change-log-*- Duncan Coutts <> Nov 2007
1.3.x (current development version)
* Rewritten command line handling support
* Command line completion with bash
* Better support for Haddock 2
* Improved support for nhc98
* Removed support for ghc-6.2
* Haddock markup in .lhs files now supported
* Default colour scheme for highlighted source code
* Default prefix for --user installs is now $HOME/.cabal
* All .cabal files are treaded as UTF-8 and must be valid
* Many checks added for common mistakes
* New --package-db= option for specific package databases
* Many internal changes to support cabal-install
* Stricter parsing for version strings, eg dissalows "1.05"
* Improved user guide introduction
* Programatica support removed
* New options --program-prefix/suffix allows eg versioned programs
* Support packages that use .hs-boot files
* Fix sdist for Main modules that require preprocessing
* New configure -O flag with optimisation level 0--2
* Provide access to "x-" extension fields through the Cabal api
* Added check for broken installed packages
* Added warning about using inconsistent versions of dependencies
* Strip binary executable files by default with an option to disable
* New options to add site-specific include and library search paths
* Many bugs fixed.
* Many internal structural improvements and code cleanups Duncan Coutts <> Nov 2007
* Released with GHC 6.8.2
* Includes full list of GHC language extensions
* Fix infamous "dist/conftest.c" bug
* Fix configure --interfacedir=
* Find ld.exe on Windows correctly
* Export PreProcessor constructor and mkSimplePreProcessor
* Fix minor bug in unlit code
* Fix some markup in the haddock docs Duncan Coutts <> Nov 2007
* Released with GHC 6.8.1
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