Reifies arbitrary terms into types that can be reflected back into terms
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This package provides an implementation of the ideas presented in the paper "Functional Pearl: Implicit Configurations" by Oleg Kiselyov and Chung-chieh Shan. However, the API has been streamlined to improve performance. The original paper can be obtained from <>. For a summary of the approach taken by this library, along with more motivating examples, see Austin Seipp's tutorial at <>.

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sharkcz's ghc-reflection-1.5.1-3.fc23 completed (s390)

Details 11 days ago - 2015-07-17 07:41:26

sharkcz's ghc-reflection-1.5.1-3.fc23 started building (s390)

Details 11 days ago - 2015-07-17 07:38:42


the-new-hotness filed a bug on ghc-reflection

Details 18 days ago - 2015-07-10 00:17:39


A new version of "reflection" has been detected: "2" in advance of "", packaged as "ghc-reflection"

Details 18 days ago - 2015-07-10 00:15:06

karsten's ghc-reflection-1.5.1-3.fc23 completed (ppc)

Details a month ago - 2015-06-27 14:58:00

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