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authorJohn MacFarlane <>2015-04-02 20:47:41 -0700
committerJohn MacFarlane <>2015-04-02 20:47:41 -0700
commitf45daf932ca9405227fb6c364677128e29e71ee7 (patch)
treebdc25952fcaea115ce779eb2b86a586fea4776d0 /INSTALL
parent333eafb886b3179dfb8cefadec6326ec19f01f52 (diff)
Improved INSTALL instructions.
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@@ -24,10 +24,14 @@ Quick install
This procedure will install the released version of pandoc,
which will be downloaded automatically from HackageDB.
- (Note: if this step fails, and you are using an older version
+ If this step fails, and you are using an older version
of the Haskell Platform, e.g. on Debian stable, you may need to
- upgrade your version of cabal: `cabal install cabal-install`,
- then try `cabal update && cabal install pandoc` again.)
+ upgrade your version of cabal:
+ cabal install cabal-install
+ ~/.cabal/bin/cabal update
+ ~/.cabal/bin/cabal install pandoc
If you want to install a modified or development version
of pandoc instead, switch to the source directory and do