Haskell 2010: libraries

Ian Lynagh igloo at earth.li
Wed Jul 15 10:54:44 EDT 2009

On Wed, Jul 15, 2009 at 03:39:55PM +0100, Simon Marlow wrote:
> But there's a solution: we could remove the "standard" modules from  
> base, and have them only provided by haskell-std (since base will just  
> be a re-exporting layer on top of base-internals, this will be easy to  
> do).  Most packages will then have dependencies that look like
>   build-depends: base-4.*, haskell-std-2010

We'll probably end up with situations where one dependency of a package
needs haskell-std-2010, and another needs haskell-std-2011. I don't know
which impls support that at the moment.


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