Applicative and parsec3

Magnus Therning magnus at
Thu Jan 27 10:34:51 CET 2011

2011/1/27 Henning Thielemann <lemming at>:
> On Thu, 27 Jan 2011, Kazu Yamamoto (山本和彦) wrote:
>> I'm using parsec3 with the applicative style. Since the functions in
>> Control.Applicative and parsec3 conflicts, I need to use the "hiding"
>> keyword as follows:
>>        import Control.Applicative hiding (many,optional,(<|>))
>>        import Text.Parsec
> There are several reasons to stick to explicit or qualified imports:

What that article fails to mention is the inconvenience of using
qualified imports in combination with operators.


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