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Ticket #192 (closed defect: fixed)
cabal throws an error message if there is a space in the path to $HOME
|Reported by:||SeanMcMillan||Owned by:||MtnViewMark|
sean-mcmillans-macbook-pro-282:learn-haskell sean$ pwd /Volumes/Macintosh HD/Users/sean/Documents/Programming/learn-haskell sean-mcmillans-macbook-pro-282:learn-haskell sean$ cabal /usr/bin/cabal: line 15: /Volumes/Macintosh HD/Users/sean/.cabal/config.platform: No such file or directory /usr/bin/cabal: line 115: [: /Volumes/Macintosh: binary operator expected cabal: no command given (try --help) sean-mcmillans-macbook-pro-282:learn-haskell sean$
I'm not sure how much this blocks the functionality of cabal (I'm just starting out with Haskell.) My system grew a split root/home a while back, and the home partition ended up here.