[darcs-users] 2.8 release rebooted (FreeBSD install feedback)

Mark Stosberg mark at summersault.com
Mon Jan 16 17:52:47 UTC 2012

On 01/15/2012 05:54 PM, Ganesh Sittampalam wrote:
> Hi,
> The 2.8 release has suffered a long hiatus due to various people
> becoming busy at the same time.
> I'm now trying to get it back on track, and have uploaded 2.8-beta2 to
> to hackage: http://hackage.haskell.org/package/darcs-beta-

Thanks for this!  Here's my result from attempting to install it on
FreeBSD 8.1 with cabal 0.10.2:

$ cabal install darcs-beta --extra-lib-dirs=/usr/local/lib
Resolving dependencies...
cabal: Error: some packages failed to install:
darcs-beta- failed while unpacking the package. The exception was:
user error (File in tar archive is not in the expected directory


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