[Haskell-cafe] Re: Haskell newbie indentation query.

Jules Bean jules at jellybean.co.uk
Thu Oct 16 15:37:23 EDT 2008

Svein Ove Aas wrote:
> On Wed, Oct 15, 2008 at 5:25 PM, Jules Bean <jules at jellybean.co.uk> wrote:
>> There is a new indentation module which does much better at the indentation
>> stuff:
>> http://kuribas.hcoop.net/haskell-indentation.el
> I didn't realize until I tried to use yours that there are two
> indentation modules in haskell-mode, and I'd been using the inferior
> one.

This one isn't mine. It was written by the IRC nick 'kuribas'. His real 
name is in the elisp.

> This does mean I can't tell what changes you have made, though. If
> it's not too much trouble, could you summarize your changes?

Basically it has a more accurate haskell parser, and it has a simpler 
way of cycling through possible indentations: TAB moves to the right and 
BACKSPACE to the left.

> Also, is this code going to make it into haskell-mode proper, or are
> there issues preventing that?
> If the latter, I wouldn't mind having a darcs repository to pull from.

Good question. I don't know.

I don't know if haskell-mode is actively maintained.


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