Proposed change to ForeignPtr
Manuel M T Chakravarty
chak at cse.unsw.edu.au
Mon Aug 12 08:53:20 EDT 2002
"Simon Marlow" <simonmar at microsoft.com> wrote,
> > > That's a tricky one. From the standards point of view, I am
> > > actually *very* reluctant to introduce new names. On the other
> > > hand, reusing the old names will lead to a couple of unhappy emails
> > > from people using the old interface again.
> > But only a couple I conjecture.
> Heh, I distinctly remember several complaints from *you* in the past
> when things have changed in GHC!
I don't see a contradiction in these two statements. After
all Alastair can only account for one complaint per change
...and he won't complain this time; so, there will be less.
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