Cabal-ide-backend alternatives and similar packages
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This Cabal Git repository contains the following packages:
- [Cabal](Cabal/README.md): the Cabal library package ([license](Cabal/LICENSE))
- [cabal-install](cabal-install/README.md): the package containing the
The canonical upstream repository is located at https://github.com/haskell/cabal.
Installing Cabal (by downloading the binary)
Prebuilt binary releases can be obtained from https://www.haskell.org/cabal/download.html.
cabal-install binary download for your platform should contain the
Installing Cabal (with cabal)
Assuming that you have a pre-existing, older version of
cabal install cabal-install
To get the latest version of
cabal-install. (You may want to
To install the latest version from the Git repository, clone the Git repository and then run:
(cd Cabal; cabal install) (cd cabal-install; cabal install)
Installing Cabal (without cabal)
Assuming you don't have a pre-existing copy of
cabal-install $ ./bootstrap.sh # running ./bootstrap.sh from within in cabal-install folder.
For more details, and non-unix like systems, see the [README.md in cabal-install](cabal-install/README.md) and [Contributing Guidelines](CONTRIBUTING.md).
*Note that all licence references and agreements mentioned in the Cabal-ide-backend README section above are relevant to that project's source code only.