How to start with GHC development?

Daniel Trstenjak daniel.trstenjak at
Thu Dec 13 16:47:03 CET 2012

Hi Chris,

On Thu, Dec 13, 2012 at 02:52:37PM +0000, Chris Nicholls wrote:
> I worked on my own, but the GHC folk were very helpful when I got stuck.
> That was quite a slow tactic in retrospect, I reckon I could have got much
> further if I'd had the bottle to ask more questions. One problem with
> the Haskell community is that everyone else seems so much smarter...

Smart people won't think of you to be dumb because you know less,
because they know how little they know themself. ;)

Fear is such a drawback and the more reserved guys get easily
intimidated by the cocky guys, because they think that the
cocky guys really know what they're doing.


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