[Haskell-cafe] Proposal: TypeDirectedNameResolution
jules at jellybean.co.uk
Mon Jul 27 12:37:02 EDT 2009
Cale Gibbard wrote:
> What do people think of this idea? Personally, it really annoys me
> whenever I'm forced to give explicit module qualifications, and I
> think this would really help. It would also subsume the
> DisambiguateRecordFields extension rather handily.
A disadvantage - and this is not a "No" vote, just a remark - is that
when trying to debug the expression:
foo bar baz quux
if I type ":t bar" I will presumably get an ambiguity error, and I may
have no easy way of working out *which* bar was actually intended in
this line of code.
I don't know how much of a burden this is, but it feels like a burden to
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