Re: problem installing Stack on Ubuntu Virtual Machine
Adding the haskell-stack mailing list, that's more focused than [hidden email]. Just leaving this message on that mailing list in case someone in the future wonders where this conversation is moving to. Short answer: try adding the following to ~/.stack/config.yaml:
Longer answer: most likely it wasn't completely stalled, just going _very_ slowly. We've had some reports from users - usually depending on geography - of slow downloads of the cabal file Git repo. The snippet above will switch you into an HTTPS download, which may be faster.
On Sat, Dec 3, 2016 at 10:21 PM, Nikos Karagiannidis <[hidden email]> wrote:
I am tryning to install Stack on an 64-bit Ubuntu VM (Ubuntu 16.04.1 LTS).
I have followed strictly all the steps that are mentioned in: