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I'd like to propose to add Stack, the haskell build tool, to the software Center
Name: Stack
This would be great, since the normal build process via cabal seems to be faulty. A lot of packages seem to need a rebuild. By including this package in the Software Center, it would avoid the struggle with cabal, and the ecosystem of Haskell itself.
Open-Source: Yes
Haskell is one of the most used languages on github, therefore i'd estimate that a bunch of people will need it, and it helps newcomers to work with haskell too, since this is the preferred building tool.

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fendor created this task.Feb 27 2017, 8:54 AM
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DataDrake renamed this task from Package Stack - The Haskell Build Tool to Stack - The Haskell Build Tool.Feb 27 2017, 2:58 PM
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Currently, only 63 of 139 discovered deps remain. I'm averaging 15-20 deps a day, but have also discovered some new ones as I have been packaging. Hoping to have this done by the weekend.

For up-to-date progress see: T459#48318

DataDrake closed this task as Resolved.Mar 8 2017, 3:56 AM

That was officially the hardest thing I have ever packaged.

Landed in unstable:

This package seems quite out of date and "stack setup" fails because it is out of date.

flocomkoko reopened this task as Open.Apr 23 2018, 1:22 PM

@flocomkoko please do not re-open old closed task for another purpose (this was about adding stack in the repo and it was done); instead open a new task.

DataDrake closed this task as Resolved.May 25 2018, 8:27 PM

Update today.