[Haskell-cafe] Introducing Instances in GHC point releases

Don Stewart dons at galois.com
Thu May 21 22:43:41 EDT 2009

> I guess my larger point is just a plea to the community: please be
> really careful about what you do to GHC in point releases.  This is not
> the first issue that has screwed me in the GHC 6.10.x point releases.

I hope that the Haskell Platform will solve a lot of these issues.
Clear, planned releases. Careful attention to versioning. And GHC can
stop shipping custom lib variants, and instead just take the latest
platform bundle.

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