Dynamic Compilation

Koen Claessen koen@cs.chalmers.se
Wed, 11 Jun 2003 20:04:44 +0200 (MET DST)

 | Ghci and Template Haskell show that it is possible to
 | compile and load a module into a running program.  Is
 | there a user interface to do that?  Would one be
 | possible?  Would that make a Haskell analog of Yaws
 | (yaws.hyber.org) possible?
 | For those who don't know Yaws: It is a web server
 | written in Erlang that can compile and load Erlang
 | code embedded in HTML files to produce dynamic pages.
 | I have played with it a bit, and it seems useful to
 | me, but I would prefer Haskell over Erlang.

A student here at Chalmers, made a project rather like that: