"Talking" with the compiler
Donald Bruce Stewart
dons at cse.unsw.edu.au
Sun Jan 18 10:31:21 EST 2004
> in order to build a programming environement, it would be nice to ask
> the GHC about symbols etc found in a given Haskell program. I've read
> that GHC has a interface, which was originally intended to plug in
> other backends. But I've never found a detailed description or API....
> Can someone help me ?
Perhaps you are talking about the external Core interface. Documentation
for that is here:
Also, there are many -ddump-xxx options, that can give you very useful
information, at any level of the compiler. Info for that is here:
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