Haskell 98 - Standard Prelude - Floating Class

Wolfgang Jeltsch wolfgang@jeltsch.net
Thu, 18 Oct 2001 10:35:13 +0200

On Tuesday 16 October 2001 07:29, Fergus Henderson wrote:
> [...]
> The whole idea of letting you omit method definitions for methods with
> no default and having calls to such methods be run-time errors is IMHO
> exceedingly odd in a supposedly strongly typed language, and IMHO ought
> to be reconsidered in the next major revision of Haskell.

This is exactly what I think.