Deprecating fromIntegral

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Fri Sep 22 23:07:16 UTC 2017



El 21 sept 2017, a las 18:01, John Wiegley <johnw at newartisans.com> escribi├│:

>>>>>> "NH" == Niklas Hamb├╝chen <mail at nh2.me> writes:
> 
> NH> Because `fromIntegral` is not a partial function, it fails silently.
> 
> Ah, yes, I didn't mean "partial" per se, but more in the sense of "not having
> a sane answer for all inputs".
> 
> I'm -1 to changing the behavior of fromIntegral now, but +1 on adding other
> functions to make the behavior more explicit.
> 

This is my view. I am specifically against adding a {-# DEPRECATED #-} pragma.

Tom

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