[Haskell-cafe] multiline strings in haskell?
lemming at henning-thielemann.de
Thu Jan 12 10:47:47 EST 2006
On Thu, 12 Jan 2006, Jason Dagit wrote:
> On Jan 12, 2006, at 1:34 AM, Henning Thielemann wrote:
> > On Wed, 11 Jan 2006, Michael Vanier wrote:
> >> Is there any support for multi-line string literals in Haskell? I've
> >> done a web search and come up empty. I'm thinking of using
> >> Haskell to
> >> generate web pages and having multi-line strings would be very
> >> useful.
> > Do you mean
> > unlines ["first line", "second line", "third line"]
> The original poster probably meant something like this:
> let foo = "This is a
> long string
> Which does not end until the matching end quote."
I don't see the need for it, since
works as well.
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