patch applied (haskell-prime-status): add ""Make $ left
associative, like application"
niklas.broberg at gmail.com
Wed Apr 23 18:21:26 EDT 2008
> I'm very suspicious about the power/weight ratio of this change.
> Normally, for simple value-level stuff like this, provide both options:
> mapM / forM. =<< >>=
> So how about, rather than break things, just provide an alternative to ($).
Alright, I'm not sure what the proper channel for doing this is, but I
reckon here is as good as anywhere. I would like to propose that the
Haskell' Prelude includes the function
f $$ x = f x
with the same fixity level as $ (presumably 0) but being left
associative instead. And that $ is left as is.
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