[Haskell-cafe] Suggestion: A catalog of Language extensions

David McBride toad3k at gmail.com
Tue Nov 1 13:13:43 UTC 2016

In addition to what others have said, there was a 24 days of ghc extensions
last year which highlighted some of the more interesting extensions and
more importantly, why you might use them.


On Tue, Nov 1, 2016 at 8:41 AM, Zachary Kessin <zkessin at gmail.com> wrote:

> I have noticed that almost every haskell source file I have looked at has
> 4-8 language extensions. It would be very nice if there was a page
> somewhere that listed them all and gave a short (1 paragraph) description
> of what that extension does and what it is normally used for. That is not a
> detailed description of the API but a short description of *WHY* you might
> want to use it. Followed by a link to the API
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