System.Win32.Types to base library?

Felix Martini fmartini at
Tue Oct 23 11:22:19 EDT 2007

2007/10/23, Simon Marlow:
> You don't say what you're working on specifically, but in general the
> direction we want to move in is to develop new stuff outside of the base
> package, where you have full access to the Win32 or unix APIs.  In the
> upcoming GHC release we've separated out various parts of base for this reason.

I'm working on overlapped IO support for Haskell handles (sockets in
particular) using an IO completion port. I'll put the code in a
separate library.


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