Plan for GHC 8.6.1

Ben Gamari ben at
Fri Apr 20 17:56:35 UTC 2018

Ryan Scott < at> writes:

> I have one major feature planned: -XDerivingVia. I haven't made a
> patch yet, since the idea itself is still technically going through
> the proposal process at [1]. But the feedback seems pretty positive,
> so I think I'll submit it to the committee next week for final
> consideration.
> There is an implementation that's 99% already at [2], so there
> shouldn't be much of a delay in getting it to Phabricator once the
> committee gives the go-ahead.
Right, I think this can be made to work assuming there is no objection
from the devops committee.

Thanks for the heads-up!


- Ben

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