Proposal: fix for getOpt (missing feature)

Neil Mitchell ndmitchell at
Mon Jun 25 18:37:29 EDT 2007

Hi Malcolm,

Doesn't -foo currently mean -f -o -o ? In that case, this will change
the behaviour.



On 6/25/07, Malcolm Wallace <Malcolm.Wallace at> wrote:
> Proposal: to fix a missing feature in the Haskell implementation of GNU
> getOpt.  Currently, long option names _must_ have two dashes (e.g. --foo),
> whereas this patch permits a single dash (e.g. -foo) where there is no
> short option name to be confused with it (e.g. -f).
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