ANNOUNCE: GHC version 6.8.2

Felix Martini fmartini at
Fri Dec 14 20:16:45 EST 2007

On Dec 14, 2007 11:46 PM, Duncan Coutts <duncan.coutts at> wrote:
> It sounds like a bad idea to me. I agree with your initial reaction and
> principle that we don't want to "be baking Un*x behaviour into APIs that
> are supposed to do whatever is native on the current platform."

I agree with Duncan. getHomeDirectory should follow the Windows API.
There are other unix-style dot-config files in my Windows home folder
as well. Ideally the ghci config file would be put into

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