Adding Fixed Point Data Types to base

John Wiegley johnw at
Mon Oct 17 18:31:53 UTC 2016

>>>>> "AM" == Andrew Martin <andrew.thaddeus at> writes:

AM> I would gladly help with any of the work that needs to be done to make
AM> this happen. I believe that Fix and Free (and Cofree to a lesser extent)
AM> have proved themselves over years of use in the ecosystem. I would
AM> appreciate any feedback or thoughts that others have on this topic.

What advantage is there to having them in base, rather than living in the
'free' package as they do now?

John Wiegley                  GPG fingerprint = 4710 CF98 AF9B 327B B80F                          60E1 46C4 BD1A 7AC1 4BA2

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