[Haskell] haddock -cpp ? Cabal support for haddock ?

Simon Marlow simonmar at microsoft.com
Fri Apr 22 10:26:40 EDT 2005

On 21 April 2005 18:21, Johannes Waldmann wrote:

> What is the preferred way to generate haddockumentation
> from code that must be preprocessed (ghc -cpp)?

Either use ghc -E -cpp, or Cabal to preprocess the files.

> Would Cabal support this? I'd certainly welcome Cabal support
> for other haddock features as well (--source, --read-interface).
> I am not sure where to put all these arguments in the .cabal file.
> And ... could we have something in haddock like JavaDoc's "@since"
> tag? 

That's a reasonable suggestion... I doubt I'll have time to implement it
soon, but patches are always welcome.


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