Process issues (was Re: Lang)

Marcin 'Qrczak' Kowalczyk
20 Mar 2001 14:52:00 GMT

Mon, 19 Mar 2001 17:51:18 -0800, Ashley Yakeley <> pisze:

> If the Prelude is to be assembled from modules in the library, we need a 
> way of specifying whether or not a given file imports the Prelude.

It's extremely rare that a module should not import Prelude.

> The simplist method would be use of "import Prelude". I don't see
> it as much more onerous than "#include <stdlib.h>" in a C file.

<stdlib.h> is not necessary to get arithmetic, builtin type names,
numeric literals, and the semicolon which separates statements.

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