Process issues (was Re: Lang)

Malcolm Wallace
Fri, 16 Mar 2001 12:11:33 +0000

>                               I'd advocate keeping the meta-information
> in the source code.  I have a vision of a single source tree used by all
> the compilers, kept in a CVS repo, with documentation generated by
> HaskellDoc, and meta-information in the source and hence also the docs.

It's a great vision.  Yes, I'd agree that all the information should be
in the source code.  Tools to extract and manipulate meta-information
can then be optional rather than mandatory.