The uuagc-cabal package

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Cabal plugin for UUAGC

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Dependencies base (==4.*), Cabal (>=, containers (>=0.3), directory (>=, filepath (>=, mtl (>=, process (>=, uulib (>=0.9.14) [details]
License BSD3
Copyright Universiteit Utrecht
Author Software Technology at Universiteit Utrecht
Maintainer Jeroen Bransen <>
Category Development
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Uploaded Wed Sep 4 08:51:18 UTC 2013 by JeroenBransen
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This is a plugin for the UUAG system.

To use UUAG in combination with Cabal, add a dependency on the packages:
uuagc         -- installs the tool: uuagc
uuagc-cabal   -- installs a cabal plugin that uses uuagc
Note that this package does not have a dependency on uuagc. You can use
this module without having uuagc installed.
(whether this is useful is a different question)

Then write a custom Setup.hs:

module Main where

import Distribution.Simple
import Distribution.Simple.UUAGC (uuagcLibUserHook)
import UU.UUAGC (uuagc)

main = defaultMainWithHooks (uuagcLibUserHook uuagc)

Add extra-source-files: uuagc_options
The contents of this file are options per AG module, as specified
as follows. Write for each AG file:
* Two lines in a file uuagc_options in the root of the package:
   file: "src-ag/"
   options: module, pretty, catas, semfuns, signatures, genlinepragmas
  The options depend on what you actually want to compile.
* Add an extra source file to the AG file in the cabal file:
    extra-source-files: src/
* Add the module to the modules list in the cabal file.

Originally written by Juan Cardona (or one of his students).