The IOR package

[Tags:bsd3, library]

IOR monad is a wrapper around IO that allows region based resource management.

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Versions 0.1
Dependencies base, mtl [details]
License BSD3
Author Ivan Tomac
Maintainer tomac `at` pacific `dot` net `dot` au
Stability experimental
Category System, Monadic Regions
Uploaded Sun May 25 14:51:53 UTC 2008 by IvanTomac
Distributions NixOS:0.1
Downloads 389 total (3 in the last 30 days)
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Readme for IOR

Readme for IOR-0.1

To build the library type

    runhaskell Setup.lhs configure
    runhaskell Setup.lhs build
    runhaskell Setup.lhs haddock    # optional
    runhaskell Setup.lhs install

There are a few tests and examples in the src directory.


It may be possible (and worthwhile) to write a more general region monad that
is not tied to IO. I've had a brief look into this but right now I can't find
a clean and consistent way to abstract mutable references for different

It would also be nice to provide all the functions found in System.IO ideally
in such a way so the functions can be used with either Strings, ByteStrings or
something else.
I can't think of a clean way to do this either. Any suggestions would be

Ivan Tomac 25/05/2008