Integrating editline with ghc
gale at sefer.org
Thu Jan 17 08:08:12 EST 2008
Christian Maeder wrote:
> The extended packages "2" could go under extra libs or hackageDB, while
> "1" remains a boot package for ghc that can link to editline on macs
> and readline under linux, but has the same interface and package name!
I would hope that ghc will link to editline-ext on all platforms.
That gives ghc the functionality it needs without getting
into legal trouble with the license. Then those who want the full
readline interface can install readline-ext, and those who
want the full editline interface can install editline.
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