# data-combinator-gen: Generate a special combinator from any data type.

This library provides a function to generate a special combinator from any data type (GADTs are not currently supported).
This was inspired by the recursion-schemes library where they have a function to automagically generate a base functor. Although, this new base functor data type has custom constructors and to define the *-morphism algebras turns into boring pattern matching.
So, this library provides a function called `makeCombinator`

that produces a
nice combinator to deal with data types as they were defined in terms of Pairs
( (,) ) and Sums (`Either`

). With this nice combinator we are able to view a
data type as its equivalent categorical isomorphism and manipulate it with an
interface similar as the `either`

function provided from `base`

.

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Versions [faq] | 0.1.0.0, 0.1.0.1, 0.1.0.2, 0.1.0.3, 0.1.0.4 |
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Change log | CHANGELOG.md |

Dependencies | base (==4.12.*), template-haskell (>=2.5.0.0 && <2.16) [details] |

License | MIT |

Author | Armando Santos |

Maintainer | armandoifsantos@gmail.com |

Category | Data |

Home page | https://github.com/bolt12/data-combinator-gen |

Uploaded | by bolt12 at Sun May 26 12:34:59 UTC 2019 |

Distributions | NixOS:0.1.0.4 |

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