Proposal: Add Random instances for more base types
Bas van Dijk
v.dijk.bas at gmail.com
Sun Oct 24 04:24:25 EDT 2010
On Fri, Oct 8, 2010 at 4:13 PM, Bas van Dijk <v.dijk.bas at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Thu, Oct 7, 2010 at 2:27 PM, Ivan Lazar Miljenovic
> <ivan.miljenovic at gmail.com> wrote:
>> A lot of those can be removed if Random has instances for Word* by
>> default. Is there any reason they aren't already instances?
> On Thu, Oct 7, 2010 at 2:28 PM, Ian Lynagh <igloo at earth.li> wrote:
>> I see several instances for base types - the random package ought to
>> provide these.
> Add Random instances for:
> * all the types in Data.Int:
> (Int is already provided)
> * all the types in Data.Word:
> * almost all the types in Foreign.C.Types:
> Does it make sense to have Random instances for CClock and CTime?
> The patch is attached to the ticket:
> Deadline: 2 weeks (Friday 22 October 2010)
The deadline for this proposal has passed. There were no objections.
I will move the ticket status to 'patch'.
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