binaryen: Haskell bindings to binaryen

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Haskell bindings to binaryen. Provides complete bindings to the C API, which can be useful for building WebAssembly toolchains in Haskell.

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Maintainer Cheng Shao <>
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Haskell bindings for binaryen

Binaryen is a compiler and toolchain infrastructure library for WebAssembly, written in C++. This package defines bindings to the Binaryen C API.


Binaryen evolves fast and can introduce C API changes in every release. Before building the Haskell bindings, please check the Binaryen version and make sure it's no less than the minimum version listed below.

Haskell bindings version Minimum Binaryen version
0.0.1.* version_91
0.0.2.* version_94
0.0.3.* version_96
0.0.4.* version_97

How to build

This package relies on the system-provided Binaryen library. As long as that's available, a simple stack build or cabal build command should work.

Nix-based build is also supported. Install Stack and Nix. Then,

$ stack --nix build