darcs patch: make Alex only occupy {alex, Alex, ALEX}* names (still assuming Prelude)

Simon Marlow simonmarhaskell at gmail.com
Fri Jan 18 08:36:16 EST 2008

Isaac Dupree wrote:
> Duncan Coutts wrote:
>> I've had code break by changing -agc options to happy because it started
>> importing Haskell98 modules and my package did not depend on the
>> haskell98 package.
> in that case, should we switch to importing the hierarchical names in 
> Happy/Alex-generated code, since everyone uses those these days?  I 
> could make a patch to do that too.

Sounds good to me, and I'm happy for you to make the changes in your 
original patch too (modulo hierarchical modules).

> Also the darcs alex/alex.cabal says version: 2.1.0, whereas 
> http://haskell.org/alex/ says the latest released version is 2.2 (not 
> even 2.2.0, and maybe we would say these days!)

Sorry, I'd forgotten to push my patches for 2.2, but I've done it now.


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