Splitting SYB from the base package in GHC 6.10

Sean Leather leather at cs.uu.nl
Tue Sep 2 18:54:16 EDT 2008

On Wed, Sep 3, 2008 at 00:32, Ian Lynagh wrote:

> On Tue, Sep 02, 2008 at 11:21:10PM +0100, Ross Paterson wrote:
> > syb need no longer be a boot package.
> If base3-compat comes with GHC then syb must too.

So, it would still need to be a boot package. However, if base3-compat
depended on the specific release version of syb (i.e. == instead of >=),
then we could still install a newer version of the syb package with a
different API and not break base3-compat, correct?

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