[Haskell] Re: ghc.haddock?
stefanor at cox.net
Thu Aug 16 02:58:51 EDT 2007
On Wed, Aug 15, 2007 at 11:45:43PM -0700, Ashley Yakeley wrote:
> Isaac Dupree wrote:
>> haddock.ghc and ghc.haddock are different. Haddock.ghc needs a GHC with
>> the patches from ghc.haddock. The latest GHC 6.7 has ghc.haddock patches.
>> Haddock.ghc is the new haddock, which requires those GHC capabilities.
>> So you need GHC 6.7 *and* haddock.ghc. Does that clear up the rather
>> confusing naming scheme?
> So presumably ghc.haddock provides some new API that haddock.ghc uses to
> get parse information?
Yup, modern GHC can parse Haddock comments and return them in the API.
Disgustingly non-compositional, but it gets the job done, and is much
better than just copying code...
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