[Haskell-cafe] What is the meaning of tilde ("~") symbol

Henk-Jan van Tuyl hjgtuyl at chello.nl
Sun Feb 14 11:02:36 EST 2010

On Sun, 14 Feb 2010 14:24:03 +0100, Andrew Coppin  
<andrewcoppin at btinternet.com> wrote:

> Here's an idea... maybe we should make a small page on the Wiki  
> explaining what all the various symbols in Haskell mean?
> There are a couple which are rare enough that most tutorials don't  
> mention them that often. And there are of course symbols which mean  
> different things in different contexts. (I especially love how curly  
> braces are used for overriding layout *and* for named fields...)

The symbols that are not specified in a library can be found here:
Hoogle used to show links to this page, when a keyword was searched, but  
not anymore.

Met vriendelijke groet,
Henk-Jan van Tuyl


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