patch applied (ghc): Merge Haddock comment support from
ghc.haddock -- big patch
simonmarhaskell at gmail.com
Fri Oct 6 06:38:34 EDT 2006
Simon Peyton-Jones wrote:
> Great stuff
> Do you think you could start a Wiki page describing the Haddock-isation
> in the (new) Commentary?
> That would be a good place to accumulate the answers to Duncan's
> questions, for example. Don't go overboard -- too much detail just
> gets out of sync -- but an overview in the style of the rest of the
> commentary would be v helpful.
> A question I have is this: have you also rejigged Haddock itself so that
> it uses the GHC Api? In the end that was the whole point of the
> exercise, so that Haddock would always be able to understand anything
> that GHC could understand.
The darcs repo containing David's new version of Haddock, which works via the
GHC API, is here:
As I understand it, it's still not completely stable, but it'll be easier to
work on now that the GHC changes are in the HEAD. I'm sure David would welcome
any offers of help or (probably later) willing testers.
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