cabal-cache VS cabal-edit

Compare cabal-cache vs cabal-edit and see what are their differences.

cabal-cache

CI assistant (by haskell-works)

cabal-edit

A utility for managing Hackage dependencies and manipulating Cabal files from the command line. (by sdiehl)
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cabal-cache cabal-edit
0 2
28 62
- -
0.0 0.0
4 months ago over 1 year ago
Haskell Haskell
BSD 3-clause "New" or "Revised" License MIT License
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cabal-cache

Posts with mentions or reviews of cabal-cache. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects.

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Tracking mentions began in Dec 2020.

cabal-edit

Posts with mentions or reviews of cabal-edit. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-01-09.
  • Why doesn't Haskell have a package manager?
    5 projects | reddit.com/r/haskell | 9 Jan 2022
    I just found some more info: this functionality is provided by the third party cabal-edit tool. This is the specific issue that tracks the integration of that functionality into cabal itself. One of the problems of the cabal-edit tool is that it sometimes messes up your cabal files. We need the exact-printing to avoid that.
    5 projects | reddit.com/r/haskell | 9 Jan 2022

What are some alternatives?

When comparing cabal-cache and cabal-edit you can also consider the following projects:

cabal-fmt - An experiment of formatting .cabal files

cabal-appimage - Cabal support for creating AppImage applications

cabal-install-parsers - Scripts and instructions for using CI services (e.g. Travis CI or Appveyor) with multiple GHC configurations

cabal-plan - Library and utility for processing cabal's plan.json file

cabal-bundle-clib - [Moved to: https://github.com/IsumiF/cabal-bundle-clib]