[Haskell-cafe] ANN: The Typeclassopedia, and request for feedback
roma at ro-che.info
Tue Feb 17 11:57:18 EST 2009
* Wolfgang Jeltsch <g9ks157k at acme.softbase.org> [2009-02-17 13:30:22+0100]
> Am Dienstag, 17. Februar 2009 00:32 schrieb George Pollard:
> > On Mon, 2009-02-16 at 15:30 +0100, Fraser Wilson wrote:
> > > Super! Also, best definition of bottom I've yet seen -- "ignoring _|
> > > _, which is a party pooper". Like good code, it's short, to the
> > > point, and obviously correct.
> > This brings up something I've thought about: On page 8, it is said that
> > Pointed doesn't need to be checked because the theorem comes for free,
> > but the free theorems paper was based upon total functions only; does
> > having _|_ affect the free theorem for Pointed?
> This was my question to Janis Voigtländer after his HaL 3 talk. He said that
> the free theorem stuff also holds in the presence of _|_, it’s just a bit
> more complicated to prove it. At least, this is how I understood it. :-)
This paper was recently cited in -cafe; doesn't it help here?
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