RFC: hyperlinks in Haddock docs

Ketil Malde ketil+haskell at ii.uib.no
Tue Feb 1 07:48:19 EST 2005

"Simon Marlow" <simonmar at microsoft.com> writes:

> There are some problems with the existing approach.  It doesn't cope
> well with instances: instances might refer to types/classes not below
> the current module in the hierarchy.  Also you might import an entity
> from a "hidden" module, but actually want to hyperlink to another module

> Thoughts?  Better ideas?

If it turns out to be difficult to determine where to link, one option
could be to link to a separate table on the same page, listing the

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