Julian Seward (Intl Vendor) v-julsew@microsoft.com
Thu, 21 Jun 2001 01:50:23 -0700

| > I heard rumors that the author went off to some cushy industrial
| > or is spending all his time writing NetBSD drivers, or something
| > that :^)
| I heard that he had become a recluse and was chasing eclipses=20
| somewhere in South Africa!

I heard rumours that the author had nearly completed writing a
whole new Haskell compiler, in Haskell, which (presumably)=20
allowed him to move on from the by-now byzantine complexity
of hbc.  It is further rumoured that this new compiler could
boot itself.