[Haskell-cafe] ANN: HTTPbis / HTTP-4000.x package available
schlepptop at henning-thielemann.de
Fri Jan 16 18:02:46 EST 2009
Don Stewart schrieb:
>> On Thu, 15 Jan 2009, Sigbjorn Finne wrote:
>>> I guess it's time to publish more widely the availability of a
>>> modernization of the venerable and trusted HTTP package, which I've been
>>> working on off&on for a while.
>> I was always afraid that a fork may happen during I work on HTTP in order
>> to get it more lazy. That's why I started discussion on web-devel mailing
>> list, but got only limited response. I also notified Bjorn, that my
>> changes need still a little time and that I'm worried about darcs
>> conflicts. Seems that we now run into a perfect conflict. I don't like to
>> throw away the work that I have done the last weeks.
>> My version is at
> There's absolutely no need to throw away work. Hackage is a broad
> church, release it as http-lazy, at the very least.
Somehow yes. As I said, it still needs cleanup and I wonder whether I
invest that time in my version or whether I should merge my changes
immediately into HTTP-4000. As it now stands, I can provide laziness and
HTTP-4000 provides ByteStrings and I'm sure people wants both of them.
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