[Haskell-cafe] Correspondence between libraries and modules

Henk-Jan van Tuyl hjgtuyl at chello.nl
Wed Apr 25 07:47:20 CEST 2012

On Wed, 25 Apr 2012 05:44:28 +0200, wren ng thornton <wren at freegeek.org>  

> On 4/23/12 11:39 AM, Gregg Lebovitz wrote:
>> On 04/23/2012 12:03 AM, wren ng thornton wrote:
>>> However, until better technical support is implemented (not just for
>>> GHC, but also jhc, UHC,...) it's best to follow social practice.
>> Wren, I am new to Haskell and not aware of all of the conventions. Is
>> there a place where I can find information on these social practices?
>> Are they documented some place?
> Not that I know of, though they're fairly standard for any open-source  
> programming community. E.g., when it comes to module names: familiarize  
> yourself with what's out there; try to fit in with the patterns you  
> see[1]; don't intentionally clash, steal namespaces[2], or squat on  
> valuable territory[3]; be reasonable and conscientious when interacting  
> with people.

The following page gives you some idea of the module names:

An overview of pages about programming style:

Henk-Jan van Tuyl

Haskell programming

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