Commit 41841da6 authored by Sven Bartscher's avatar Sven Bartscher

Corrected description and copyrigt.

parent 506de182
......@@ -21,16 +21,16 @@ Homepage: http://hackage.haskell.org/package/cabal-helper
Vcs-Browser: http://darcs.debian.org/cgi-bin/darcsweb.cgi?r=pkg-haskell/haskell-cabal-helper
Vcs-Darcs: http://darcs.debian.org/pkg-haskell/haskell-cabal-helper
X-Description: Simple interface to some of Cabal's configuration state used by ghc-mod
@cabal-helper@ provides a library which wraps the internal use of
cabal-helper provides a library which wraps the internal use of
anexecutable to lift the restrictions imposed by linking against versions of
GHC before @7.10@. This has the pleasant side effect of isolating the user
from having to deal with Cabal version changes manually as @cabal-helper@
GHC before 7.10. This has the pleasant side effect of isolating the user
from having to deal with Cabal version changes manually as cabal-helper
can simply recompile it's helper program automatically as needed.
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@cabal-helper@ uses a wrapper executable to compile the actual cabal-helper
cabal-helper uses a wrapper executable to compile the actual cabal-helper
executable at runtime while linking against an arbitrary version of
Cabal. This runtime-compiled helper executable is then used to extract
various bits and peices from Cabal\'s on disk state (dist/setup-config)
various bits and peices from Cabal's on disk state (dist/setup-config)
written by it's configure command.
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In addition to this the wrapper executable also supports installing any
......@@ -42,9 +42,6 @@ X-Description: Simple interface to some of Cabal's configuration state used by g
Furthermore the wrapper supports one special case namely reading a state
file for Cabal itself. This is needed as Cabal compiles it's Setup.hs using
itself and not using any version of Cabal installed in any package database.
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@cabal-helper@ can compile with @Cabal >= 1.14@ but requires @Cabal >= 1.16@
at runtime.
Package: libghc-cabal-helper-dev
Architecture: any
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......@@ -4,14 +4,53 @@ Upstream-Contact: dxld@darkboxed.org
Source: https://hackage.haskell.org/package/cabal-helper
Files: *
Copyright: (No copyright field in cabal file)
License: AGPL (Just (Version {versionBranch = [3], versionTags = []}))
Copyright: 2015 Daniel Gröber
License: AGPL
Files: debian/*
Copyright: held by the contributors mentioned in debian/changelog
License: AGPL (Just (Version {versionBranch = [3], versionTags = []}))
License: AGPL
License: AGPL (Just (Version {versionBranch = [3], versionTags = []}))
Files: CabalHelper/GuessGhc.hs
Copyright: 2003-2014 Isaac Jones, Simon Marlow, Martin Sjögren, Bjorn Bringert, Krasimir Angelov,
Malcolm Wallace, Ross Patterson, Ian Lynagh,
Duncan Coutts, Thomas Schilling,
Johan Tibell, Mikhail Glushenkov
License: BSD-3-clause
License: BSD-3-clause
All rights reserved.
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Redistribution and use in source and binary forms, with or without
modification, are permitted provided that the following conditions
are met:
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* Redistributions of source code must retain the above copyright
notice, this list of conditions and the following disclaimer.
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disclaimer in the documentation and/or other materials provided
with the distribution.
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* Neither the name of Sven Bartscher nor the names of other
contributors may be used to endorse or promote products derived
from this software without specific prior written permission.
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License: AGPL
GNU AFFERO GENERAL PUBLIC LICENSE
Version 3, 19 November 2007
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