Proposal: ByteString based datagram communication (Ticket #1238 )

Donald Bruce Stewart dons at
Tue Mar 20 18:44:13 EDT 2007

> I've made a proposal to add ByteString based datagram communication to
> Network.Socket and Network. Details are at:
> I rushed to get this done before I go on a trip tomorrow so I haven't
> completed testing and won't be available to discuss it for the next 9
> days. As such, if discussion is needed, an extended deadline would be
> appreciated.
> Testing windows is a bit awkward for me since I don't have a windows
> machine, so if anyone can test that platform I'd be very appreciative.
> I'll try to work through the problems I was having with hugs and test
> when I get back unless someone else wants to test it first.
> Thanks.

I'd quickly note that you might also want to check the bytestring level
stuff in HAppS/network-alt and in HaskellNet.

-- Don

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