cli-setup: Helper setup scripts for packaging command-line tools.

[ bsd3, command-line-tools, development, library ] [ Propose Tags ]

Provides functions to set up manpages and shell completions. Intended to be used in the Setup.hs module.

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Dependencies base (>=4.8 && <5), bytestring, directory, file-embed (>=0.0.9), process (>= [details]
License BSD-3-Clause
Copyright Copyright: (c) 2018 Vanessa McHale
Author Vanessa McHale
Revised Revision 1 made by vmchale at 2018-03-30T20:28:26Z
Category Development, Command Line Tools
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Example use taken from madlang's Setup.hs file:

import           Distribution.CommandLine
import           Distribution.Simple

main :: IO ()
main = setManpath >>
    writeManpages "man/madlang.1" "madlang.1" >>
    writeBashCompletions "madlang" >>

Be sure to add man/madlang.1 (or whatever the path to your source file is) to your .cabal file's extra-source-files field.