patch applied (haskell-prime-status): add ""Make $ left associative, like application"

Simon Marlow marlowsd at
Mon Apr 28 12:56:10 EDT 2008

Manuel M T Chakravarty wrote:
> Lennart Augustsson:
>> So I still think changing $ is insane.  Why change?  If you want a new 
>> operator, make a new one.  Don't make a gratuitous change that will 
>> waste countless man hours.  For me it's a simple decision, if $ 
>> changes I cannot use Haskell'.  :(
> Given that people can't even agree whether it makes sense to change $ at 
> all, this is IMHO far away from a change that justifies breaking any code.

So I suggest we reject the proposal, and move any further discussion to 
  haskell-cafe.  Ok?


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