[Haskell-cafe] Haskell serialisation, was: To yi or not to yi...

Pasqualino 'Titto' Assini tittoassini at gmail.com
Thu Jun 21 07:55:35 EDT 2007


On Thursday 21 June 2007 09:27:58 Tomasz Zielonka wrote:
> I think the reasons are mostly insufficient resources and not enough
> interest to justify the effort. I think an interesting lesson about this
> comes from the effort that went into Template Haskell (which, BTW,
> offers some kind of compile time reflection) - this was probably very
> hard to design and implement, but my impression is that it's not widely
> used, despite being "cool" and useful.

I wonder: would it be possible to use the compile time reflection facilities 
of TH to write a 'serialise' function, keeping the TH AST so that it can be 
used at run-time?


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