hoogle generate --local ...doesn't understand
ghc-pkgoutput anymore since ghc-8.8, anyway found a workaround https://github.com/commercialhaskell/stack/issues/5228#issuecomment-628112759
stack install cabal-install. But the problem is that
base < 4.14. So I can't install neither with lts-17.9 snapshot.
@adambergmark_twitter I've managed to install cabal-install by explicitly adding its dependencies to extra-deps:
extra-deps: - Cabal-184.108.40.206 - cabal-install-220.127.116.11 - random-1.2.0
But this doesn't seem right. I'll go with your suggestion and just add stack.yaml to this project. Thanks for the tip.
ghcup install cabalbtw
stm's bounds on a recent LTS seem to be incompatible with
base? If I look at LTS 17.10, the page https://www.stackage.org/lts-17.10/package/stm-18.104.22.168 shows that
stmcomes from Hackage version 22.214.171.124@rev:1, which specifies
base >=4.3 && <4.14. and yet
baseon this snapshot is