[Haskell-cafe] Portable implementation of unsafeCoerce

Neil Mitchell ndmitchell at gmail.com
Tue Feb 6 11:04:37 EST 2007

Hi Alfonso,

> Reading the sources of Lava (a Haskell Hardware Description DSL) I run
> into this definition ...
> unsafeCoerce :: a -> b

> Is this actually equivalent to the infamous unsafeCoerce# ?

Yes, see the comment in the haddock documentation for unsafePerformIO:




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