Haskell Weekly


Issue 168 2019-07-18

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Welcome to another issue of Haskell Weekly! Haskell is a safe, purely functional programming language with a fast, concurrent runtime. This is a weekly summary of what’s going on in its community.



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In brief

Package of the week

This week’s package of the week is ghc-source-gen, a library for generating Haskell source code. It uses the ghc library to support recent language extensions, and provides a simple, consistent interface across several major versions of GHC.

Call for participation