The HGL package

[Tags:bsd3, library]

A simple graphics library, designed to give the programmer access to most interesting parts of the Win32 Graphics Device Interface and X11 library without exposing the programmer to the pain and anguish usually associated with using these interfaces.

The library also includes a module Graphics.SOE providing the interface used in The Haskell School of Expression, by Paul Hudak, cf


Versions 3.1,,,,,, 3.2.2,
Dependencies array, base (<2 || ==3.*), X11 [details]
License BSD3
Author Alastair Reid
Maintainer Christoph Lueth <>
Stability Unknown
Category Graphics
Uploaded Fri Oct 30 10:33:18 UTC 2009 by ChristophLueth
Distributions Debian:, FreeBSD:, NixOS:
Downloads 3104 total (38 in the last 30 days)
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Status Docs not available [build log]
All reported builds failed as of 2015-12-07 [all 5 reports]


  • Graphics
    • Graphics.HGL
      • Graphics.HGL.Core
      • Graphics.HGL.Draw
        • Graphics.HGL.Draw.Brush
        • Graphics.HGL.Draw.Font
        • Graphics.HGL.Draw.Monad
        • Graphics.HGL.Draw.Pen
        • Graphics.HGL.Draw.Picture
        • Graphics.HGL.Draw.Region
        • Graphics.HGL.Draw.Text
      • Graphics.HGL.Key
      • Graphics.HGL.Run
      • Graphics.HGL.Units
      • Graphics.HGL.Utils
      • Graphics.HGL.Window
    • Graphics.SOE



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