6.12.1rc1: non-Latin filenames in GHCi

Don Stewart dons at galois.com
Sun Oct 18 11:11:29 EDT 2009

> I've noticed that when I load in GHCi a file  that has a non-latin name, 
> although it gets loaded, its name appears garbled in the message after 
> the loading:
>> Prelude> :load πρόχειρον.hs
>> [1 of 1] Compiling Main             ( πρόχειρον.hs, 
>> interpreted )
>> Ok, modules loaded: Main.
>> *Main>
> Is this expected, or something is wrong with my setup? It's a rather  
> insignificant issue, but I thought to ask about it.
> I'm using GHC 6.12.1rc1 on Mac OS X 10.6.1.

Perhaps you're seeing the GHC support for locales in 6.12.


More information about the Glasgow-haskell-users mailing list