bootstrap.sh with --global ignores PREFIX #916

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bos opened this Issue May 24, 2012 · 2 comments

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bos commented May 24, 2012

(Imported from Trac #926, reported by milkypostman on 2012-03-09)

If you run the bootstrap for cabal-install and specify --global, the script ignores the PREFIX environment variable. This means that it's impossible to install anywhere else besides /usr/local/ using --global.

Here is a patch.

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bos commented May 24, 2012

(Imported comment by milkypostman on 2012-03-09)

Patch for bootstrap.sh to allow specifying PREFIX and use --global

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bos commented May 24, 2012

(Imported comment by @kosmikus on 2012-03-09)

Thanks. Applied.

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