import prefers module in package over local module
marte at pms.informatik.uni-muenchen.de
Tue May 2 08:22:37 EDT 2006
I checked the version of ghc I use: It's 6.4.1.
Simon Marlow wrote:
> Michael Marte wrote:
>> I am migrating a project from ghc 6.2 to ghc 6.4. This project has a
>> module called Pretty and that's where my problems start. When
>> importing Pretty, ghc does not consider my local definition but the
>> Pretty module from the standard library (which is an alias for
>> Text.PrettyPrint.HughesPJ). Is this behaviour intended or is it a
>> bug? Can I change it? If it is intended, can somebody explain the
>> rationale to me?
> > BTW, I am using -hidir and -odir and the latest Debian package
> > containing ghc 6.4.1.
> > Thank you,
> > Michael
> This was the behaviour in 6.4, if I recall correctly, but it was fixed
> in 6.4.1. Are you definitely using 6.4.1? (you said 6.4 at the
> beginning of the message).
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