Krasimir Angelov kr.angelov at
Tue Jan 17 04:29:42 EST 2006

The problem is that I have to use 'generalCategory' function which
isn't exported. It returns the general category which tells me a lot
more about the character.

2006/1/17, Ross Paterson <ross at>:
> On Tue, Jan 17, 2006 at 10:33:51AM +0200, Krasimir Angelov wrote:
> > I saw that GHC already has complete support for Unicode character
> > classification. I tend to use it but I saw that currently GHC.Unicode
> > exports only few of all classification routines. Is it intentional?
> It exports some functions used by Data.Char.  You'd be better off using
> the Data.Char interface, which is also supported by Hugs, and provides
> classification using Unicode general categories.  Much more could be
> added, though.
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