Literate Programming in Haskell?

Conal Elliott
Thu, 1 Mar 2001 15:15:17 -0800

Has anyone gotten Ralf's lhs2tex to work under Windows?  I compiled it up
with GHC 4.08.1 and then GHC 4.08.2, on Windows 2k pro, and it appears to
fail in all of its file reads.  Haven't yet isolated a small bug example to

	- Conal

 -----Original Message-----
From: 	Ralf Hinze [] 
Sent:	Thursday, March 01, 2001 5:40 AM
To:	Patrik Jansson
Subject:	Re: Literate Programming in Haskell?

Patrik Jansson wrote:

> A tool I am using is Ralf Hinze's 
> It transforms .lhs files (with some formatting commands in LaTeX-style
> comments) to LaTeX. Development based on this idea is something I would be
> willing to participate in as I already have a fair amount of Haskell
> code/articles (read: my PhD thesis;-) in this format.
> Maybe Ralf can say something about his views on further development of
> lhs2tex (copyright etc.) by other people (us?).

[Sorry for the delay.]

In principle, everyone can use and/or modify the program to adjust it to
her needs.
However, since I use lhs2text almost daily, I am willing to maintain the
So if you have suggestions, proposals etc please let me know.

Cheers, Ralf

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