haddock in 7.8.3

Mateusz Kowalczyk fuuzetsu at fuuzetsu.co.uk
Fri Jun 6 09:59:08 UTC 2014

On 06/06/2014 11:44 AM, Simon Peyton Jones wrote:
> I want to change the interface to PatSyn.patSynSig, as part of fixing a bug in 7.8.2.  But Haddock calls patSynSig, so there is a (fairly trivial) knock on change to Haddock
> Is that acceptable in a 7.8.3 release cycle?

There are already some Haddock changes going into 7.8.3 anyway so I
don't see why not as long as someone can push it into the ghc-7.8
branch. The only thing to watch out for is that this branch is separate
from the current master branch so the fix has to be applied on both.

> If not, I can program round it in the 7.8.3 branch.  But if it's not a problem, it'd be a bit easier just to make the change in Haddock?  (Really Haddock has to be co-released with GHC, since it depends on many internal GHC details.)
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