proposal for trailing comma and semicolon

Bardur Arantsson spam at
Fri May 17 18:35:33 CEST 2013

On 05/17/2013 06:32 PM, Johan Tibell wrote:
> On Fri, May 17, 2013 at 9:17 AM, Garrett Mitchener <
> garrett.mitchener at> wrote:
>> Anyway, this is a "paper cut" in the language that has been bugging me for
>> a while, and since there's now a call for suggestions for Haskell 2014, I
>> thought I'd ask about it.
> I've also thought about this issue and I agree with Garrett, allowing that
> trailing comma (or semicolon) would help readability*. If it doesn't work
> with tuples, perhaps we could at least do it with lists and records?

Multiline tuples don't seem all that common, so +1 on that from me.

More information about the Haskell-prime mailing list