base package (was: GHC 7.8 release?)

Stephen Paul Weber singpolyma at
Wed Feb 13 16:08:21 CET 2013

Somebody claiming to be Roman Cheplyaka wrote:
>* Simon Marlow <marlowsd at> [2013-02-13 09:00:15+0000]
>> It's feasible to split base, but to a first approximation what you
>> end up with is base renamed to ghc-base, and then the new base
>> contains just stub modules that re-export stuff from ghc-base.
>It would be great to have a portable base, without any GHC-specific
>stuff in it. After all, modules like Control.Monad or Data.Foldable are
>pure Haskell2010.


Stephen Paul Weber, @singpolyma
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