Search in GitLab

Artem Pelenitsyn a.pelenitsyn at gmail.com
Mon Jun 15 21:28:39 UTC 2020


As a side note, the idea of making a taxonomy of errors with unique tagging
has been brought up on ghc-proposals recently, although marked as
out-of-scope (maybe rightly so):
https://github.com/ghc-proposals/ghc-proposals/pull/325
The ease of searching is among the major motivations behind it.

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Best, Artem

On Mon, Jun 15, 2020, 5:07 PM H├ęcate <hecate at glitchbra.in> wrote:

> On 15/06/2020 19:50, Ben Gamari wrote:
> > Frankly, this makes me wonder whether we should change the output
> > produced for loops. The current error is essentially un-Googleable, as
> > we see here. I know I have personally struggled with this same issue in
> > the past.
>
> I wholeheartedly agree with this suggestion. Maybe we could even start a
> little taxonomy of errors by adding an error code
> to the message that would be more searchable? Something like E5032?
>
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