Data.IntMap/IntSet inconsistencies

Evan Laforge qdunkan at
Mon Nov 2 18:17:13 EST 2009

On Mon, Nov 2, 2009 at 1:57 PM, Ross Paterson <ross at> wrote:
> On Mon, Nov 02, 2009 at 01:30:49PM -0700, Evan Laforge wrote:
>> [ ross ]
>> > Proposal: deprecate and then remove find, findIndex, findMin, findMax,
>> > deleteFindMin and deleteFindMax.
>> List.find?  No thanks, I use that all the time.
> No, Data.(Int)Map.find

Yeah, I can't find it on
 What's the signature?

>> For findMax, toDescList, which I thought was patched in a year
>> ago, still doesn't appear in the latest version of collections, so as
>> far as I know there's no alternative for it.
> Containers is a core package, so it's tied to GHC's release cycle:
> one major release per year and only bugfixes between them.

I see, yet another reason to look forward to 6.12 :)

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