[Haskell-cafe] haskell platform question

Ivan Lazar Miljenovic ivan.miljenovic at gmail.com
Tue Jun 7 13:54:35 CEST 2011

On 7 June 2011 21:34, Tim Docker <twd2 at dockerz.net> wrote:
> Surely wanting to test against a ghc snapshot isn't that odd? How
> do others go about testing their code with many hackage dependencies against
> a new ghc? I would have expected that the first thing to do would be get the
> platform up and running.

Since the platform never uses the fist in a new major series of GHC,
for non-boot libraries the process is that the first new major release
of GHC comes out, code gets developed against that, then it's ready
for the next release of the Platform.

Ivan Lazar Miljenovic
Ivan.Miljenovic at gmail.com

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