Haskell Platform universe

Mikhail Glushenkov the.dead.shall.rise at gmail.com
Tue May 5 03:20:48 EDT 2009

Hi Bulat,

2009/5/5 Bulat Ziganshin <bulat.ziganshin at gmail.com>:
> i just reinstalled it:
> HaskellPlatform-2009.2.0-rc1-setup.exe  54 150 059  02.05.09 05:49
> and rechecked it's behavior. Vista x64 Ultimate SP1, i've used "just
> extraction" installation - may it's source of problem?

"Just extraction" shouldn't create any shortcuts at all - you probably
have them left over from the previous installation.

>> The current plan is to allow different versions to coexist (I
>> think we even have a ticket on this issue).
> i think it will make platform less useful (but simplifies maintaining, OTOH)

In which way will this make the platform less useful?

> btw, it will be great to have shortcuts for "switching to" any
> installed platform. i.e. this shortcut should modify PATH/registry
> settings like that is done due installation

A-la Visual Studio's vcvars32.bat. Good idea, I'll add it.

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