Arch Haskell News: Sep 13 2008

A weekly update of Haskell in Arch Linux.

Arch currently has 563 Haskell packages in AUR.

The 10 most popular by AUR packages votes:

  • xmobar              0.9-3       A minimal status bar for the XMonad Window Manager
  • haskell-utf8-string   Support for reading and writing UTF8 Strings
  • haskell-cabal   A framework for packaging Haskell software
  • haskell-xft         0.2-2       Bindings to the Xft library, and some Xrender parts
  • haddock             2.2.2-2     A documentation-generation tool for Haskell libraries
  • gtk2hs              0.9.13-1    A GTK+2 binding for Haskell
  • cabal2arch          0.4-1       Create Arch Linux packages from Cabal packages
  • haskell-http        3001.0.4-2
  • haskell-zlib   Compression and decompression in the gzip and zlib formats
  • cabal-install    0.5.2-1     The command-line interface for Cabal and Hackage
  • haskell-curl   Haskell binding to libcurl

New and updated packages this week

Haskell Packages in AUR

  • haskell-citeproc-hs-0.1
    “A Citation Style Language implementation in Haskell”
  • haskell-dataenc-0.11.1
    “Data encoding library”
  • twidge-0.99.2
    “Unix Command-Line Twitter and Identica Client”
  • haskell-ansi-terminal-0.5.0
    “Simple ANSI terminal support, with Windows compatibility”

We moved back to haxml 1.13, as it is the stable branch:

  • haskell-haxml-1.13.3
    “Utilities for manipulating XML documents”
  • haskell-data-accessor-template-0.1.4
    “Utilities for accessing and manipulating fields of records”
  • haskell-data-accessor-0.1.4
    “Utilities for accessing and manipulating fields of records”

New release of cabal2arch:

  • cabal2arch-0.4
    “Create Arch Linux packages from Cabal packages”
  • haskell-kibro-0.0
    “Web development framework.”
  • haskell-heap-0.3.1
    “Heaps in Haskell”

Cute new blog engine for Haskell

  • haskell-panda-
    “Simple Static Blog Engine”
  • haskell-download-curl-0.1.1
    “High-level file download based on URLs”
  • haskell-n-m-0.0.1
    “Utility to call iwconfig.”
  • graphmod-1.1.1
    “Present the module dependecies of a program as a “dot” graph.”
  • haskell-mime-0.2.1
    “Working with MIME types.”
  • haskell-terminfo-0.2.1
    “Haskell bindings to the terminfo library.”
  • haskell-vty-3.1.0
    “A simple terminal access library”
  • haskell-hgal-1.0.2
    “library for computation automorphism group and canonical labelling of a graph”
  • haskell-pandoc-0.46
    “Conversion between markup formats”
  • haskell-missingh-
    “Large utility library”
  • haskell-hunit-
    “A unit testing framework for Haskell”
  • haskell-hdbc-1.1.5
    “Haskell Database Connectivity”
  • haskell-happs-util-
    “Web framework”
  • haskell-encode-0.7
    “Encoding character data”
  • haskell-astar-0.2.1
    “General A* search algorithm.”
  • haskell-dbus-0.3
    “DBus bindings”
  • haskell-xml-parsec-1.0.2
    “Parsing XML with Parsec”
  • haskell-pkcs1-1.0.2
    “RSA encryption with PKCS1 padding”
  • haskell-hsgnutls-
    “Library wrapping the GnuTLS API.”

For more information about Haskell on Arch Linux, see the wiki page, or join us online, on IRC, #arch-haskell @ freenode.


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