PROPOSAL: Make Applicative a superclass of Monad

Ashley Yakeley ashley at
Tue Jun 24 18:16:13 EDT 2008

Ian Lynagh wrote:
> On Tue, Jun 24, 2008 at 02:15:19AM -0700, Ashley Yakeley wrote:
>> Make Applicative (in Control.Applicative) a superclass of Monad (in 
>> Control.Monad).
> I agree with what other people have said about H98 compatibility. I
> think you would be better off proposing this for Haskell'.

OK. Please close it, and I'll submit it for Prime.


Ashley Yakeley

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