ANNOUNCE: GHC version 6.8.2

Simon Marlow simonmarhaskell at
Fri Dec 14 11:09:27 EST 2007

Juanma Barranquero wrote:
> On Dec 14, 2007 3:53 PM, Simon Marlow <simonmarhaskell at> wrote:
>> But do you really want getHomeDirectory to return $HOME?
> Yes!
> If I define %HOME, it is *exactly* because I don't want to use
> Windows' idea of a home directory (which could be perhaps more
> accurately defined as "hidden away storage area for
> automatically-saved configuration settings").

Ok.  Unless there are any objections, this is what we'll do.


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