# [Haskell-cafe] mutually recursive modules

Andreas Rossberg rossberg at ps.uni-sb.de
Fri Sep 24 09:53:52 EDT 2004

Alastair Reid wrote:
>
> Generating .hiboot files by just deleting function definitions fails if there
> is no prototype for an exported function.  A crude approach is to assume the
> type (\forall a. a) for any function with no prototype but, although this is
> sound (I think), it will cause valid programs to be rejected.

Huh? How can that ever be sound? Are you sure you didn't mean (\exists a.a)?

- Andreas

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