hackage-mirror VS hackage-whatsnew

Compare hackage-mirror vs hackage-whatsnew and see what are their differences.


Diff a local cabal working directory against its latest counterpart on hackage and report any differences (by stepcut)
InfluxDB - Power Real-Time Data Analytics at Scale
Get real-time insights from all types of time series data with InfluxDB. Ingest, query, and analyze billions of data points in real-time with unbounded cardinality.
SaaSHub - Software Alternatives and Reviews
SaaSHub helps you find the best software and product alternatives
hackage-mirror hackage-whatsnew
1 -
8 4
- -
0.0 0.0
over 5 years ago over 5 years ago
MIT License BSD 3-clause "New" or "Revised" License
The number of mentions indicates the total number of mentions that we've tracked plus the number of user suggested alternatives.
Stars - the number of stars that a project has on GitHub. Growth - month over month growth in stars.
Activity is a relative number indicating how actively a project is being developed. Recent commits have higher weight than older ones.
For example, an activity of 9.0 indicates that a project is amongst the top 10% of the most actively developed projects that we are tracking.


Posts with mentions or reviews of hackage-mirror. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-05-31.
  • Cabal package download 403 error
    3 projects | /r/haskell | 31 May 2022
    $ cabal get network-into -v3 ... /usr/bin/curl 'http://hackage.haskell.org/package/network-info-0.2.1.tar.gz' --output /tmp/transportAdapterGet19357-1 --location --write-out '%{http_code}' --user-agent 'cabal-install/ (linux; x86_64)' --silent --show-error --dump-header /tmp/curl-headers19357-2.txt Exception Unexpected response 503 for http://hackage.haskell.org/package/network-info-0.2.1.tar.gz when using mirror http://hackage.haskell.org/ Selected mirror http://hackage.fpcomplete.com/Downloading package network-info-0.2.1/usr/bin/curl 'http://hackage.fpcomplete.com/package/network-info-0.2.1.tar.gz' --output /tmp/transportAdapterGet19357-4 --location --write-out '%{http_code}' --user-agent 'cabal-install/ (linux; x86_64)' --silent --show-error --dump-header /tmp/curl-headers19357-5.txt Exception Unexpected response 503 for http://hackage.fpcomplete.com/package/network-info-0.2.1.tar.gz when using mirror http://hackage.fpcomplete.com/ Selected mirror http://objects-us-east-1.dream.io/hackage-mirror/ Downloading package network-info-0.2.1/usr/bin/curl 'http://objects-us-east-1.dream.io/hackage-mirror/package/network-info-0.2.1.tar.gz' --output /tmp/transportAdapterGet19357-7 --location --write-out '%{http_code}' --user-agent 'cabal-install/ (linux; x86_64)' --silent --show-error --dump-header /tmp/curl-headers19357-8.txt Unexpected response 403 for http://objects-us-east-1.dream.io/hackage-mirror/package/network-info-0.2.1.tar.gz


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

We haven't tracked posts mentioning hackage-whatsnew yet.
Tracking mentions began in Dec 2020.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing hackage-mirror and hackage-whatsnew you can also consider the following projects:

hackage-diff - Compare the public API of different versions of a Hackage library

hackage-repo-tool - Hackage security framework based on TUF (The Update Framework)

distribution-nixpkgs - Haskell types and functions to represent, query, and manipulate the Nixpkgs distribution. | Source has moved to https://github.com/nixos/cabal2nix

hackage-server - Hackage-Server: A Haskell Package Repository

cblrepo - Tool to simplify managing a consistent set of Haskell packages for distributions.

hackage-db - provide access to the Hackage database via Data.Map | Source has moved to https://github.com/nixos/cabal2nix

Cabal - Official upstream development repository for Cabal and cabal-install

cab - A maintenance command of Haskell cabal packages