The cabalg package

[Tags: library, mit, program]

Short alias for installing cabal package from git source repository.

I.e.

$> cabalg https://github.com/biegunka/biegunka

is just a shorthand for

$> mktemp
$> git clone --single-branch --depth=1 --quiet https://github.com/biegunka/biegunka <tempdirname>
$> cabal install tempdirname/cabalfilename

It also supports arbitrary git revisions mentioning like

$> cabalg https://github.com/biegunka/biegunka@beefboa

Necessary arguments could be passed to 'cabal install' with -- delimiter like

$> cabalg <repo1> ... <repoN> [-- <cabal-install args>]

Please notice, that --single-branch flag comes with git-1.7.10 (https://lkml.org/lkml/2012/3/28/418) and later, so you probably want to have it.

It's supposed to be Windows-compatible (not sure about the tests)


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Versions0.1.0, 0.1.1, 0.1.2, 0.2.0, 0.2.1, 0.2.2, 0.2.3, 0.2.4, 0.2.5, 0.2.6
Dependenciesbase (==4.*), directory, filepath, process
LicenseMIT
AuthorDmitry Malikov
Maintainermalikov.d.y@gmail.com
Source repositoryhead: git clone https://github.com/dmalikov/cabalg
Executablescabalg
Upload dateSat Aug 23 13:44:55 UTC 2014
Uploaded byDmitryMalikov
Downloads666 total (109 in last 30 days)

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