Legal package names

Adrian Hey ahey at
Fri Mar 11 02:31:40 EST 2005

On Thursday 10 Mar 2005 1:22 pm, Simon Marlow wrote:
> I agree that package names should be allowed to include '.'.
> Unfortunately for no good reason they don't, and it's too late for 6.4
> :-(

Oh, that's a pity. Is this likely to be allowed in future?
I guess I could call it Data-COrdering for now (this seems
to be accepted but AFAICS from Cabal docs this too is

Adrian Hey

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