[Fedora-haskell-list] Re: %ghc_pkg_ver

Jens Petersen petersen at redhat.com
Wed Dec 9 00:03:19 UTC 2009

[cc'ing fedora-haskell-list as a headsup]

> I was wondering whether it's supposed to work on F 11.  I was trying
> to build xmonad on F 11, and rpm gave me unresolved dependencies,
> the rpm had the dependency of "xmonad = %ghc_pkg_ver", literally.

Yeah I know it is ugly - we need ghc support in rpm...

> I eventually 
> just dropped versions of these dependencies before compiling the 
> package, so it works for me now.

Ok :)

I pushed the new ghc-rpm-macros to updates yesterday - but I should really
make the version dependency on it explicit in the packages.


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