proposal/RFC: add bSwap to base in Data.Bits

Vincent Hanquez tab at
Sat May 18 11:12:37 CEST 2013

On 05/17/2013 07:37 PM, Ian Lynagh wrote:
> I think that adding the functions above, probably to Data.Word, would be
> my preference.
Well ok. that's much better for me, and personally that's the only thing 
i want exposed.
somehow, i imagined that it would have better acceptance as something 

> Oh, and for the record, I also prefer "byteSwap" to "bswap", and dislike
> using (Finite)Bits for this.

yes, i've already renamed locally to byteSwap.
I'll reshape the proposal one more time, instead of using FiniteBits then.


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