The base-unicode-symbols package

[Tags:bsd3, library]

This package defines new symbols for a number of functions and operators in the base package.

All symbols are documented with their actual definition and information regarding their Unicode code point. They should be completely interchangeable with their definitions.

For further Unicode goodness you can enable the UnicodeSyntax language extension [1]. This extension enables Unicode characters to be used to stand for certain ASCII character sequences. For GHC 6.12.3 it provides the following alternatives:

Original idea by Péter Diviánszky.



Versions 0.1, 0.1.1, 0.1.2,, 0.1.3, 0.1.4, 0.2, 0.2.1,,,,,, 0.2.2,,,,
Dependencies base (>= && <4.3) [details]
License BSD3
Copyright (c) 2009–2010 Roel van Dijk <>
Author Roel van Dijk <>
Maintainer Roel van Dijk <>
Stability provisional
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