Category Archives: haskell

Snap on Azure

Yesterday I started experimenting with Haskell on Azure by putting up a Snap server. It doesn’t do much, it’s just the default starter application you get when you do “snap init,” but it’s up and running on Azure. Here’s how it works. Start with the latest Haskell Platform. Then install the Snap packages with cabal.

Snap on Windows

Snap is a web framework for Haskell. Here are some notes on what I had to do in order to make it work on Windows. Caveat emptor, your mileage may vary. Hopefully this is of use to someone. 1. Install the Haskell Platform. You want version 2012.2.0.0 or later. 2. Install Git. You’ll need this