[Haskell-cafe] FreeSect -- generalised sections syntax extension

John Lask jvlask at hotmail.com
Fri Mar 2 04:01:33 CET 2012

> On Wed, Feb 29, 2012 at 9:27 PM, Ras Far<rasfar at gmail.com>  wrote:
>> Hello,
>> I bit premature perhaps but I wanted to post it on a leap day...
>> http://fremissant.net/freesect
>> Thanks for eyebloom on #haskell for motivating me to finally implement
>> an old idea.  Thanks to the rest on #haskell for doing their best to
>> talk me out of it. ;)
>> I make no claims regarding the usefulness of the extension, but some
>> folks might find it interesting, or may just appreciate additional
>> examples of using HSE and SYB.  I regret that I am not a better
>> Haskell coder, but it is what it is!
>> Kind Reg'ds,
>> Andrew Seniuk (rasfar)

why couldn't you use standard brackets ( to delimit the extent ? I 
suppose that would have added complexity to the syntax analysis, however 
I think it would have been (in my mind) neater.

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