Compiling mutually recursive modules involving instances

Simon Peyton-Jones
Thu, 26 Oct 2000 06:56:17 -0700

| The manual also says a new, better, higher level way for
| dealing with mutually recursive modules is in the works.
| Is there any chance it will be ready for the next release?

I don't think so.  The upcoming GHCi will be the next release
and it indeed gives a much better chance of doing this stuff
properly.  Making recursive modules possible is a high priority.
But making them easy isn't as high priority as lots of other things,
I'm afraid.