baffling manual sections
jason.dusek at gmail.com
Wed May 20 09:44:05 EDT 2009
2009/05/20 Simon Peyton-Jones <simonpj at microsoft.com>:
> | I'm a little puzzled by these seeming duplicate pages in the
> | manual:
> | http://www.haskell.org/ghc/dist/current/docs/users_guide/type-extensions.html
> | http://www.haskell.org/ghc/dist/current/docs/users_guide/data-type-extensions.html
> The former is garbage. It's part of an *earlier* iteration of
> the HEAD user manual, left around by mistake.
> | They give slightly different section numbers to similar stuff.
> | The former page also has a curious discussion of standalone
> | deriving with a `for` keyword:
> | http://www.haskell.org/ghc/dist/current/docs/users_guide/type-extensions.html#stand-alone-deriving
> Same problem. Standalone deriving is described here...
I found it linked from the wiki page on stand-alone deriving
(which also happens to have the offending sytnax).
|...the wiki page on stand-alone deriving...|
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