Haskell Platform call for consensus: add 'text' package

Don Stewart dons at galois.com
Sat Nov 6 12:41:51 EDT 2010

> On Sat, Nov 06, 2010 at 05:28:28AM -0700, Don Stewart wrote:
> > This is a call for consensus for the following proposal:
> > 
> >     http://trac.haskell.org/haskell-platform/wiki/Proposals/text
> > 
> > Are there any unresolved concerns?
> > 
> >     Deadline: 2 weeks (Nov 21)
> I share the concern that an API that closely mirrors Data.List, but
> with a handful of exceptions where the names are changed, is less easy
> to use than it could be.

The next step here then will be for the author to address the naming
concern with a proposed change. We can then repeat the check.

Bryan? What would you like to do?

-- Don

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