[Haskell-cafe] Include creation date in Haddock documentation

David Waern david.waern at gmail.com
Fri Jan 29 12:14:36 EST 2010

2010/1/29 Dennis Walter <dennis.walter at gmail.com>:
> Hi all,
> I wonder if it is possible to have Haddock include the date and time
> at which the documentation was generated. Ideally this should only
> occur on index.html, but to have it in any file (e.g. in the footer)
> would be OK, too. I couldn't find any information about dates in the
> documentation.
> Documentation is created via Cabal:
>  cabal haddock --executables --hyperlink-source
> Right now I include a token in the Cabal "description" field of the
> package, and sed-replace it afterwards, which is of course ugly.

It's not possible at the moment AFAIK, but we could add it. I've
created a ticket:



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