Haskell is a lazily evaluated functional programming language featuring partial function application and static type checking. It is notable for addressing traditionally imperative tasks with "Monads" to avoid violating pure lazy functional evaluation as in some other languages.

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Building ghc 7.6.3 on Ubuntu 13.04 leads to error in DynFlags.hs

I'm trying to build ghc following the directions here: How to install Haskell Platform for Ubuntu 13.04? I keep getting: HC [stage 1] compiler/stage2/build/DynFlags.p_o Killed make[1]: *** ...
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How to update Twidge 1.0.8 form repositories to 1.1.0 from GitHub?

I would like to install Twidge 1.1.0, but only 1.0.8 is available in repositories and this version is not compatible with new Twitter API and it's not usable anymore. 1.1.0 is available in Debian sid, ...
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How to run Haskell Platform after build

I built the haskell platform as stated on the haskell package site. After make install I was told the files were installed to /usr/local/bin How do I run the haskell platform after this step?
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yesod on ubuntu 13.10

using Ubuntu 13.10 on a Lenovo E135, I've installed the Haskell package and the yesod helper package via Ubuntu Software Center. Installation was success. But if I want to create an Yesod project with ...
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Libgmp3 not present

I need libgmp.so.3 to install GHC. However, installing libgmp-dev only installs libgmp.so and libgmpxx.so according to the installed files list. I have seen elsewhere people using symlinks, but this ...
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Cabal always out of memory

When I try to use the version of cabal from the repositories every command gives an out of memory error. $ cabal install hedis cabal: out of memory (requested 2097152 bytes) $ cabal update ...
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haskell-platform doesn't contain cabal

I installed haskell on Ubuntu 14 by: sudo apt-get install haskell-platform But cabal hasn't been installed for some reason: $ cabal --version -bash: /home/me123/.cabal/bin/cabal: No such file or ...