Proposal: Add IsString and Monoid instances for Doc

Bas van Dijk v.dijk.bas at
Mon Oct 11 12:59:57 EDT 2010

On Mon, Oct 11, 2010 at 6:32 PM, Thomas Schilling
<nominolo at> wrote:
> +1, conditional upon there not being to many breakages.

Thanks, I try to determine if somethings breaks this week.

> That reminds me of the proposal to make `mappend == <>`.  What
> happened to that one?

That would be nice. Note that I also define that combinator in my
string-combinators package:

But it sure would be nice if it was exported by Data.Monoid.

This is the related, still open,  ticket:

Anyone care to revive it?


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