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[haskell-updates] hackagePackages.neuron: Fix build #87206
WARNING: Do not merge, right now this uses a tarball from my personal server, not upstream, as a proof of concept.
Motivation for this change
I am trying to get the nice
It is building, but I had to employ weird workarounds.
I will contact upstream regarding all three points.
Things to be done
@cdepillabout Since you where so helpful the other day. Do you have any idea what we can do about issue 2? I understand the urge of the package authors to include the nix store paths in there bash-script, but maintaining that script is configuration-common.nix is not a nice solution. Not sure what the best solution here is.
In general, I think packages are considered "broken" if they don't contain all the files that are required to build when uploaded to Hackage.
The easiest thing to do here is to open an issue on the upstream repo (or even better, send a PR) that adds all required files to the
I think @srid is a big Nix user and Haskeller, so I imagine he will be sympathetic to fixing this.
After this is fixed, let's figure out what to do about 2 and 3. If @srid doesn't respond in a week or so, let's move forward with this PR and figure out how to fix it here in nixpkgs. In either case, please feel free to ping me here.