Proposal: add conversion functions to Data.Fixed.
ashley at semantic.org
Sat Dec 1 23:54:18 CET 2012
On 01/12/12 12:11, Yitzchak Gale wrote:
> Jeff Shaw wrote:
> In my work I've run into an annoyance: Data.Fixed.Fixed does not
> have a
> Binary instance in the binary package.
> Ashley Yakeley wrote:
> Just to be clear, this is a modification of binary, not Data.Fixed
> in base, is that correct?
> Hmm, I had understood just the opposite:
> that the proposal was to add fromFixed/toFixed
> to Data.Fixed, motivated by the difficulty of things
> like writing a Binary instance.
Oh yes, you're right. But I don't think it's necessary.
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