Questions about iteratee package

Conrad Parker conrad at
Fri Aug 6 03:28:01 EDT 2010

On 6 August 2010 16:07, Edward Z. Yang <ezyang at> wrote:
> Hello John (and libraries@),
> I've been learning about iteratees for the past few days or so,
> and I couldn't help but notice that you and Oleg have named some
> of the iteratee types differently in your respective modules.  For
> example, Oleg consitently refers to Enumeratees for vertical
> composition, while the iteratee package appears to name them
> EnumeratorN.
> This is quite a hamper to users (including myself) who go to Oleg's
> documents for information about how to use iteratee, as you suggest.
> Is there any hope of renaming some of these types, or perhaps at
> least documenting the discrepancies accordingly?  I'd be willing
> to submit some patches.

Hi Edward,

you might also want to look at the new names in John's development
branch, which seem to be closer to Oleg's usage:



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