Opened 11 months ago

Closed 8 months ago

#9154 closed bug (fixed)

Links to Cabal documentation from the user guide are broken

Reported by: etrepum Owned by:
Priority: normal Milestone: 7.10.1
Component: Documentation Version: 7.8.2
Keywords: Cc:
Operating System: Unknown/Multiple Architecture: Unknown/Multiple
Type of failure: None/Unknown Test Case:
Blocked By: Blocking:
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Description

At http://www.haskell.org/ghc/docs/7.8.2/html/users_guide/packages.html there are two broken links to Cabal documentation, there's also a broken absolute link to the same place from the haddock documentation.

$ find ./share/doc/ghc -name "*.html" -exec grep -H "Cabal/index.html" {} \;
./share/doc/ghc/html/haddock/invoking.html:    tool <a class="ulink" href="http://www.haskell.org/ghc/docs/latest/html/Cabal/index.html" target="_top">Cabal</a>
./share/doc/ghc/html/users_guide/packages.html:    <a class="ulink" href="../Cabal/index.html" target="_top">Cabal documentation</a>
./share/doc/ghc/html/users_guide/packages.html:      <a class="ulink" href="../Cabal/index.html" target="_top">Cabal</a> infrastructure

I suppose the right place for all of these links is probably http://www.haskell.org/cabal/users-guide/ ?

Attachments (1)

0001-Use-absolute-links-to-Cabal-docs-from-the-GHC-users-.patch (1.6 KB) - added by etrepum 11 months ago.

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Change History (5)

comment:1 Changed 11 months ago by etrepum

0001-Use-absolute-links-to-Cabal-docs-from-the-GHC-users-.patch only updates the GHC users guide, does not fix the issue with haddock's documentation.

comment:2 Changed 10 months ago by thomie

  • Status changed from new to patch

comment:3 Changed 8 months ago by Austin Seipp <austin@…>

In e3c3586d717e6f1eb0e80f25b29a16de6c0f6d5c/ghc:

Use absolute links to Cabal docs from the GHC users guide (#9154)

Signed-off-by: Austin Seipp <[email protected]>

comment:4 Changed 8 months ago by thoughtpolice

  • Milestone set to 7.10.1
  • Resolution set to fixed
  • Status changed from patch to closed
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