[Haskell-cafe] Early feedback on a GHC proposal

Joachim Breitner mail at joachim-breitner.de
Wed Jan 25 17:44:04 UTC 2017


Am Dienstag, den 24.01.2017, 00:07 -0800 schrieb Chris Smith:
> Anyone want to offer some early feedback on a GHC proposal I'm
> working on?  It's called OverloadedApplication.  Current version at h
> ttps://github.com/cdsmith/ghc-
> proposals/blob/overloadedapplication/proposals/0000-overloaded-
> application.rst
> I am proposing something a bit more ambitious than what I need,
> because the proposal as written seems more likely to be broadly
> useful.  The bit that I actually need is about desugaring of infix
> operators in the presence of RebindableSyntax.  I'd love to get early
> thoughts from anyone who has a solid use case for the rest of the
> proposal.  It feels like a thing that *ought* to be useful, but I'm
> drawing blanks at the moment.


For your use-case (presenting a world view where only curried functions
are allowed), the proposal
might be useful (but in its current form it has now way of influencing
another module, which you’d probably need to remove boiler-plate code
from the student’s modules).


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