[Pkg-haskell-maintainers] Bug#713271: lambdabot: FTBFS: Could not find module `Control.OldException'

Lucas Nussbaum lucas at lucas-nussbaum.net
Sat Jun 22 12:30:34 UTC 2013

Source: lambdabot
Severity: serious
Tags: jessie sid
User: debian-qa at lists.debian.org
Usertags: qa-ftbfs-20130620 qa-ftbfs
Justification: FTBFS on amd64


During a rebuild of all packages in sid, your package failed to build on

Relevant part:
>  debian/rules build
> test -x debian/rules
> mkdir -p "."
> /usr/share/cdbs/1/rules/buildcore.mk:109: WARNING:  DEB_COMPRESS_EXCLUDE is a deprecated variable
> if test ! -e Setup.lhs -a ! -e Setup.hs; then echo "No setup script found!"; exit 1; fi
> for setup in Setup.lhs Setup.hs; do if test -e $setup; then ghc --make $setup -o debian/hlibrary.setup; exit 0; fi; done
> [1 of 1] Compiling Main             ( Setup.hs, Setup.o )
> Setup.hs:3:29: Warning:
>     In the use of `defaultUserHooks'
>     (imported from Distribution.Simple):
>     Deprecated: "Use simpleUserHooks or autoconfUserHooks, unless you need Cabal-1.2
>              compatibility in which case you must stick with defaultUserHooks"
> Linking debian/hlibrary.setup ...
> debian/hlibrary.setup configure --ghc -v2 \
> 		--prefix=/usr --libdir=/usr/lib/haskell-packages/ghc/lib \
> 		--builddir=dist-ghc \
> 		--haddockdir=/usr/lib/ghc-doc/haddock/lambdabot- \
> 		--htmldir=/usr/share/doc/libghc-lambdabot-doc/html/   \
> 		--datasubdir=lambdabot   
> Warning: defaultUserHooks in Setup script is deprecated.
> Configuring lambdabot-
> Dependency HTTP -any: using HTTP-4000.2.8
> Dependency IOSpec -any: using IOSpec-0.2.5
> Dependency MonadRandom -any: using MonadRandom-0.1.6
> Dependency array -any: using array-
> Dependency arrows -any: using arrows-
> Dependency base ==4.*: using base-
> Dependency binary >0.2: using binary-
> Dependency brainfuck -any: using brainfuck-0.1
> Dependency bytestring -any: using bytestring-
> Dependency containers -any: using containers-
> Dependency data-memocombinators -any: using data-memocombinators-0.4.4
> Dependency directory -any: using directory-
> Dependency filepath -any: using filepath-
> Dependency haskell-src -any: using haskell-src-
> Dependency haskell-src-exts >=0.4.8: using haskell-src-exts-1.13.5
> Dependency lambdabot-utils -any: using lambdabot-utils-4.2.2
> Dependency logict >=0.4.2: using logict-
> Dependency mtl >2: using mtl-2.1.2
> Dependency network -any: using network-
> Dependency numbers -any: using numbers-3000.1.0.3
> Dependency oeis >=0.2: using oeis-0.3.1
> Dependency old-time -any: using old-time-
> Dependency parsec -any: using parsec-3.1.3
> Dependency pretty -any: using pretty-
> Dependency random -any: using random-
> Dependency readline -any: using readline-
> Dependency regex-compat -any: using regex-compat-0.95.1
> Dependency show >=0.3: using show-0.6
> Dependency syb -any: using syb-0.4.0
> Dependency tagsoup -any: using tagsoup-0.12.8
> Dependency template-haskell -any: using template-haskell-
> Dependency unix -any: using unix-
> Dependency unlambda -any: using unlambda-0.1.3
> Dependency utf8-string -any: using utf8-string-0.3.7
> Dependency vector-space -any: using vector-space-0.8.6
> Using Cabal-1.16.0 compiled by ghc-7.6
> Using compiler: ghc-7.6.3
> Using install prefix: /usr
> Binaries installed in: /usr/bin
> Libraries installed in:
> /usr/lib/haskell-packages/ghc/lib/lambdabot-
> Private binaries installed in: /usr/libexec
> Data files installed in: /usr/share/lambdabot
> Documentation installed in: /usr/share/doc/lambdabot-
> No alex found
> Using ar found on system at: /usr/bin/ar
> No c2hs found
> No cpphs found
> No ffihugs found
> Using gcc version 4.8 found on system at: /usr/bin/gcc
> Using ghc version 7.6.3 found on system at: /usr/bin/ghc
> Using ghc-pkg version 7.6.3 found on system at: /usr/bin/ghc-pkg
> No greencard found
> Using haddock version 2.13.2 found on system at: /usr/bin/haddock
> No happy found
> No hmake found
> Using hpc version 0.6 found on system at: /usr/bin/hpc
> Using hsc2hs version 0.67 found on system at: /usr/bin/hsc2hs
> Using hscolour version 1.20 found on system at: /usr/bin/HsColour
> No hugs found
> No jhc found
> Using ld found on system at: /usr/bin/ld
> No lhc found
> No lhc-pkg found
> No nhc98 found
> No pkg-config found
> Using ranlib found on system at: /usr/bin/ranlib
> Using strip found on system at: /usr/bin/strip
> Using tar found on system at: /bin/tar
> No uhc found
> debian/hlibrary.setup build --builddir=dist-ghc
> Building lambdabot-
> Preprocessing executable 'lambdabot' for lambdabot-
> Lambdabot.hs:72:8:
>     Could not find module `Control.OldException'
>     Perhaps you meant Control.Exception (from base)
>     Use -v to see a list of the files searched for.
> make: *** [build-ghc-stamp] Error 1

The full build log is available from:

A list of current common problems and possible solutions is available at 
http://wiki.debian.org/qa.debian.org/FTBFS . You're welcome to contribute!

About the archive rebuild: The rebuild was done on EC2 VM instances from
Amazon Web Services, using a clean, minimal and up-to-date chroot. Every
failed build was retried once to eliminate random failures.

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