[Haskell-cafe] Re: Haskell.org GSoC

Heinrich Apfelmus apfelmus at quantentunnel.de
Thu Feb 12 04:42:57 EST 2009

Wolfgang Jeltsch wrote:
> Don Stewart wrote:
>> For example, if all the haddocks on hackage.org were a wiki, and
>> interlinked, every single package author would benefit, as would all
>> users.
> You mean, everyone should be able to mess about with my documentation? This 
> would be similar to give everyone commit rights to my repositories or allow 
> everyone to edit the code of my published libraries. What is the good thing 
> about that?

Well, it's excellent if you haven't written said documentation yet. ;)

But yes, the package author should have the last word about what goes in
and what does not. The goal is simply to drastically lower the bar of



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