[Haskell] Simple and Easy Persistence

Krasimir Angelov kr.angelov at gmail.com
Fri Dec 9 02:44:45 EST 2005

2005/12/8, Bulat Ziganshin <bulatz at hotpop.com>:
> imho, it's better to start from NewBinary library and add features of
> SerTH to it. i can make TH support. btw, where i can download
> NewBinary version about you talk? there is many different variations.

Thanks. Your help will be appreciable. I am talking about JeremyShaw's
update of ?HalDaume's  library:


> one disadvantage of original Binary library as well as all its
> derivatives is support only for memory- and Handle-oriented streams.
> my library instead accepts any stream, you just provide functions to
> read/write when create Binary object. i propose to add this facility
> too, smth like:
> createBinary readF writeF = return Binary {readF=readF,writeF=writeF}

I think the right abstraction should use carefully designed type
classes like in Simon Marlow's NewIO library.


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