[Haskell-cafe] Re: Hackage on Linux

Andrew Coppin andrewcoppin at btinternet.com
Fri Aug 27 12:57:36 EDT 2010

Felipe Lessa wrote:
> On 8/27/10, Ivan Lazar Miljenovic <ivan.miljenovic at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Admittedly, Haskell has no multi-line
>> String support which would make defining something like the
>> "Description" field harder...
> Quick correction: Haskell *does* have multi-line strings. For example:
>     "This is a\
>     \ nice string"
> Note, however, that CPP doesn't like them.

Heh, well I'm not bothered about CPP, but knowing this might be useful 

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