GHC 7.8 release redux

Ian Lynagh ian at
Thu Apr 18 18:55:06 CEST 2013

On Thu, Apr 18, 2013 at 12:21:26PM -0400, Ben Gamari wrote:
> what is the plan for
> 7.8? Will it admit API breakage? Should we establish a timeframe for getting
> work in before a formal release candidate is cut?

7.8 will be released as shortly after ICFP as we can. It will allow API
changes. There's no hard timeframe yet, but the sooner a patch is sent,
the more likely it is to make it in.


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