Why base does not use default signatures extention (new in GHC 7.2)?

Brandon Allbery allbery.b at gmail.com
Fri Sep 23 02:50:09 CEST 2011

On Thu, Sep 22, 2011 at 00:18, Maciej Marcin Piechotka <
uzytkownik2 at gmail.com> wrote:

> While the Functor f => (Pointed f =>) Applicative f => Monad f is still
> discussed the default methods would be a step towards the goal.

Adding support in the compiler is the first step.  ghc doesn't own the
libraries process, which is where the second step happens.  Now that the
compiler support is there, a (formal) change request is appropriate.

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