Haskell Platform Proposal: add the 'text' library

Ivan Lazar Miljenovic ivan.miljenovic at gmail.com
Wed Sep 8 00:16:02 EDT 2010

On 8 September 2010 13:58, Krasimir Angelov <kr.angelov at gmail.com> wrote:
> 2010/9/8 Brandon S Allbery KF8NH <allbery at ece.cmu.edu>:
>> He means that text won't work with 6.10 *if* it's changed to use the
>> conversion routines that only exist in 6.12+ as you seem to be demanding.
> Exactly. But it is probably possible to make version of text which
> with 6.10 uses some copy of the routines and with 6.12 uses the
> routines in base.

I highly doubt that you can simply copy/paste the IO stuff from 6.12+
to use with 6.10, unless you were willing to copy a _lot_ of code.

Ivan Lazar Miljenovic
Ivan.Miljenovic at gmail.com

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