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A CLI executable for cabal-based stackage commands

LTS Haskell 6.35:0.1.1
Stackage Nightly 2016-05-25:0.1.1
Latest on Hackage:0.1.1

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MIT licensed by Dan Burton
Maintained by [email protected]
This version can be pinned in stack with:stackage-cabal-0.1.1@sha256:e04e6c6c723f84dd540285b503b304f6d0b4f22a6454294a7356f344aac6e72a,1757

Module documentation for 0.1.1


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A command-line interface for leveraging stackage.

You must have ghc, ghc-pkg, and cabal on your $PATH. This program will make various calls to those executables on your behalf.

This package provides the following stackage plugins:

stackage init

Downloads a cabal.config file from That’s all it does! The cabal.config file constrains the package versions used to build your project. is constantly calculating the best compatible build plans for a big subset of Hackage.

stackage purge

Calls ghc-pkg unregister on your package databases. (You will be prompted on a per-db basis; use stackage purge --force if you don’t want to be prompted.) This is an easy way to clean out your sandbox.

stackage upgrade

A stackage purge followed by stackage init.



  • Added (stubbed) library


  • Initial release