Permitting trailing commas for record syntax ADT declarations

Richard Eisenberg eir at
Mon Sep 29 13:27:02 UTC 2014

To be fair, I'm not sure I like the make-commas-optional approach either. But, the solution occurred to me as possible, so I thought it was worth considering as we're exploring the design space.

And, yes, I was suggesting only to make them optional, not to require everyone remove them.


On Sep 26, 2014, at 5:34 PM, Brandon Allbery <allbery.b at> wrote:

> On Fri, Sep 26, 2014 at 5:21 PM, Johan Tibell <johan.tibell at> wrote:
> I don't think that's necessarily is good style. I don't think we want two different ways of doing import lists.
> Yes; I kinda hate the idea myself, it encourages an unreadable programming style. But it's not the wholesale breaking change you were suggesting, either.
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