[darcs-users] Poll: Do you need to be able to build darcs from source on GHC 6.6?

Jason Dagit dagit at codersbase.com
Thu Oct 30 20:30:51 UTC 2008

On Thu, Oct 30, 2008 at 1:22 PM, Juliusz Chroboczek
<Juliusz.Chroboczek at pps.jussieu.fr> wrote:
>> Also, note that Lenny has 6.8, and it is scheduled to become stable Real
>> Soon Now.
> That's irrelevant.  Lenny going stable will not cause my servers to
> automatically get upgraded.
> FWIW, the experimental server is scheduled to switch to lenny in the summer
> of 2009.  There is no ETA for the production servers, which tend to be
> managed more conservatively still.

But surely if you have such conservative upgrade practices you also
only run stable releases of darcs right?  All the existing stable
releases build on ghc6.6.

I was not sufficiently clear in my original question.  My question
really only applies to people who build from the darcs.net
respository.  HEAD as some people might call it.


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