GHC Poll: scope in GHCi

Simon Marlow
Tue, 22 Jan 2002 16:27:53 -0000

>  | I'm currently showing the scope in the prompt, with
>  | the modules from which we're taking the exports only
>  | surrounded by square brackets.
> It is nice to show the difference. What I am looking for
> however is to get everything defined in a compiled module
> into scope.
> One solution might be to just interpret the module, even
> when there is a compiled version of it.
> The current way to do it is to remove the .o file, and
> reload. This is very unsatisfactory I think.

You can also touch the .hs file of course, which is slightly less

But yes, I think we could provide a way to say "ignore the compiled
version of module M".