Adding binary to the Haskell Platform

Don Stewart dons at
Thu Aug 6 02:48:52 EDT 2009

> > I'm wary of breaking the 70 packages that use Data.Binary for this,
> > rather, add this as a list of API changes for the next major release.
> Would this really break that many libraries? Are there many libraries
> that catch the exception that can be raised by error?

Ah! Good question -- maybe we can find out... by building Hackage!

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