[Haskell-cafe] ANNOUNCE: parallel-

Simon Marlow marlowsd at gmail.com
Thu Nov 19 03:51:15 EST 2009

On 19/11/2009 01:14, Henning Thielemann wrote:
> On Wed, 18 Nov 2009, Simon Marlow wrote:
>> I've just uploaded parallel- to Hackage. If you're using
>> Strategies at all, I'd advise updating to this version of the parallel
>> package. It's not completely API compatible, but if you're just using
>> the supplied Strategies such as parList, the changes should be
>> relatively minor.
> Are there plans to turn Strategy and Done into individual types rather
> than type synonyms? Or is there any benefit from using type synonyms?

Done is gone, so to speak.

Let me turn the question round: what benefits do you see from turning 
Strategy into a newtype?


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