[darcs-users] 2.8 release rebooted (FreeBSD install feedback)
mark at summersault.com
Tue Jan 17 19:31:19 UTC 2012
> 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-220.127.116.11 failed while unpacking the package. The
> exception was:
> user error (File in tar archive is not in the expected directory
> I have the same problems. I solved it going to the hackage page and
> download the .tar.gz package, unpacking it and doing 'cabal install'
> from inside the resulting directory.
> The hackage page is here:
Thanks for that tip. Were you also on FreeBSD, or another platform. Is
this a cabal bug or a darcs problem?
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