(Imported from Trac #35, reported by dastapov on 2005-12-16)
In order to use cabal-get one has to know which packages are available to install.
It would be nice if list of packages could be obtained by cabal-get itself, without need to go
(Imported comment by @dcoutts on 2005-12-16)
I think cabal-install does this now. Some cabal-install person should double check and close this.
(Imported comment by @nominolo on 2007-08-23)
cabal-install does this now. Without server-access.