Libraries -- Discussion about libraries for Haskell

 

About Libraries
English (USA)

The purpose for this list is to:

(a) discuss an extension to haskell to provide a richer module namespace.

(b) discuss how to partition this namespace and populate it with libraries.

(c) discuss how to provide a consistent set of libraries for all compilers, and the setting up of a common library repository.

Status: the language extension has been agreed on, we have fleshed out much of the structure of the hierarchy, and an implementation of the Core libraries has begun. The code is in CVS, and GHC, Hugs and Nhc98 have all shipped versions including the hierarchical libraries.

The language extension is described in a Haskell 98 Addendum.

The documentation for the latest version of the hierarchical libraries can be found here.

To see the collection of prior postings to the list, visit the Libraries Archives.

Using Libraries
To post a message to all the list members, send email to [email protected].

You can subscribe to the list, or change your existing subscription, in the sections below.

Subscribing to Libraries

Subscribe to Libraries by filling out the following form. You will be sent email requesting confirmation, to prevent others from gratuitously subscribing you. This is a public list, which means that the list of members list is available to everyone. (but we obscure the addresses so they are not easily recognizable by spammers).

    Your email address:  
    Your name (optional):  
    You may enter a privacy password below. This provides only mild security, but should prevent others from messing with your subscription. Do not use a valuable password as it will occasionally be emailed back to you in cleartext.

    If you choose not to enter a password, one will be automatically generated for you, and it will be sent to you once you've confirmed your subscription. You can always request a mail-back of your password when you edit your personal options. Once a month, your password will be emailed to you as a reminder.
    Pick a password:  
    Reenter password to confirm:  
    Which language do you prefer to display your messages? English (USA)  
    Would you like to receive list mail batched in a daily digest? No Yes
Libraries Subscribers
Click here for the list of Libraries subscribers:

To unsubscribe from Libraries, get a password reminder, or change your subscription options either enter your subscription email address:

... or select your entry from the subscribers list (see above). If you leave the field blank, you will be prompted for your email address


Libraries list run by haskell-infrastructure at community.galois.com, lemmih at gmail.com
Libraries administrative interface (requires authorization)
Overview of all haskell.org mailing lists

Delivered by Mailman
version 2.1.15
Python Powered GNU's Not Unix Debian Powered