GHC 7.6.1 / System.IO.Error.try

Brandon Allbery allbery.b at
Mon Sep 17 20:48:44 CEST 2012

On Mon, Sep 17, 2012 at 2:41 PM, Oren Ben-Kiki <haskell-oren at>wrote:

> It seems that System.IO.Error no longer exports "try" and that breaks a
> lot of packages I am using. I am trying to move my code to GHC 7.6.1, and
> this seems to be a common source of problems (there are other issues,
> alas...). Is there an ETA to when libraries would be GHC-7.6.1-compatible?

Most of that stuff should be in Control.Exception, fwiw.

brandon s allbery                                      allbery.b at
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