time library dependencies

Ashley Yakeley ashley at semantic.org
Mon Jun 1 17:08:40 EDT 2009

If you care at all about Haskell 98 compatibility, now would be a really
good time to speak up. Remember, silence implies consent.

-- Ashley

Ashley Yakeley wrote:
> I'm looking to update the time library in response to various
> Right now it has some weird split-base 2/3 dependency thing going on, 
> and uses only FFI and CPP language extensions.
> Will it cause anyone any problems if
> * it depends >=base-4.1?
> * it requires GeneralizedNewtypeDeriving and DeriveDataTypeable to
> The Haskell language is kind of a moving target right now.

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