[Haskell-cafe] GHC accepts libraries compiled with Visual Studio?

Jeff Heard jefferson.r.heard at gmail.com
Mon Apr 6 18:23:28 EDT 2009

I've noticed this before.  I in fact have really only tried FTGL with
VC compiled lib files...

On Mon, Apr 6, 2009 at 5:34 PM, Peter Verswyvelen <bugfact at gmail.com> wrote:
> To my surprise GHC seems to accept .lib files (produced by e.g. Visual
> Studio on Windows) directly; I don't need to convert these to .a files using
> e.g. reimp
> That's really cool. Is this by design or did I miss something? The manual
> does not seem to mention this.
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