fetch fails without giving user feedback if the requested package does not exist #122

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bos opened this Issue May 24, 2012 · 1 comment

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bos commented May 24, 2012

(Imported from Trac #129, reported by mnislaih on 2007-05-04)

Fix it so that it gives an error message like the one the install command gives:

pep:~/scratch$ cabal-install install blah
...
cabal-install: Couldn't satisfy dependency: 'blah -any'.
While there, perhaps fixing this user message to make it more clear would be a good idea too.
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bos commented May 24, 2012

(Imported comment by @nominolo on 2007-05-04)

The error message for fetch and install are the same now, in cabal-install 0.4.

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