GHC 7.8 release?

Brandon Allbery allbery.b at
Tue Feb 12 05:27:07 CET 2013

On Mon, Feb 11, 2013 at 7:37 PM, Johan Tibell <johan.tibell at>wrote:

> Thanks for sharing! My perspective is of course as a user. I don't think
> I've ever run into a case where the compiler broken a previous work e.g.
> C++ program. On the other hand I have to make a release of most of the
> libraries I maintain with every GHC release (to bump cabal version
> constraints to accept the new base version, if nothing else).

gcc has had its moments occasionally, although usually major gcc issues
aren't called by gcc itself but by packagers ("gcc 2.96", anyone?) or fugly
politics (egcs).

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