PROPOSAL: Some more 'Applicative' combinators

Bryan O'Sullivan bos at
Mon Jan 7 00:20:05 EST 2008

Iavor Diatchki wrote:

> I propose that we add the following combinators to the
> 'Control.Applicative' module:

While applicative functors are good for this task, it would be a shame
if the innocent reader of haddocks were to acquire the impression that
parsing was all they were for.

Why not make the task specificity clearer, with a separate
Control.Applicative.Parsing module?


More information about the Libraries mailing list