[Haskell] Haddock and type operators

Duncan Coutts duncan.coutts at worc.ox.ac.uk
Thu Apr 19 04:55:35 EDT 2007

On Thu, 2007-04-19 at 09:31 +0200, Wolfgang Jeltsch wrote:

> > A much better solution would be to upgrade to David Waern's
> > expiremental fork of Haddock, which does parsing using the GHC API and
> > can handle all the syntactic constructs GHC can:
> >
> > http://darcs.haskell.org/SoC/haddock.ghc/
> How mature is this?  Is this an already finished Summer of Code project?

It was a project from last summer.

> > Note that this installs an executable named 'haddock' which is
> > sufficiently incompatible command line wise with the standard haddock
> > to break Cabal's haddock support; you can work around this with (when
> > configuring a program you want to haddock)
> > --with-haddock=/path/to/old/haddock.
> Hmm, in the light of this I might stay with the old Haddock modified by my 
> patch.  I’d like Cabal’s Haddock support to work.

David has provided a Cabal patch to handle both the current haddock 0.x
series and the haddock-2.x series arising out of his work.

I have not yet got round to reviewing and applying his patch.

I knew there was something I was supposed to be doing... :-)


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