Comment Syntax

John Meacham john at
Wed Feb 1 20:09:44 EST 2006

On Wed, Feb 01, 2006 at 07:40:26PM -0500, Manuel M T Chakravarty wrote:
> As for consistency, well if you absolutely want to make it consistent,
> impose the same rule on {- as on --.

I think it is already consistant. '--' is a valid operator while '{-'
has no valid meaning outside of a comment initializer so it makes sense
that '--' would be a reserved operator while '{-' would be a syntatic


John Meacham - ⑆⑆john⑈ 

More information about the Haskell-prime mailing list