Proposal: Export String from Data.String (and two related proposals)

Ivan Lazar Miljenovic ivan.miljenovic at
Wed Oct 20 17:42:21 EDT 2010

On 21 October 2010 07:19, Bas van Dijk <v.dijk.bas at> wrote:
> Hello,
> I would like to make three proposals, in order of importance IMHO:
> 1. Export String from Data.String. Most modules in base and on
> Hackage of the form: Data.<type> also export <type>. I think it's
> surprising and confusing that Data.String doesn't conform to this
> pattern.

Do you mean have the Prelude re-export String from Data.String or for
Data.String to re-export String from the Prelude?

Ivan Lazar Miljenovic
Ivan.Miljenovic at

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