The groom package
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Automatically derived Show instances are an easy way to inspect data in your program. However, for large data-structures, the resulting output lacks whitespace, making it unreadable. Groom offers an replacement to show called groom which attempts to pretty-print the output of show. For example:
let x = parseExp "foobar 1 [1,2]" in do putStrLn (show x) putStrLn (groom x)
ParseOk (App (App (Var (UnQual (Ident "foobar"))) (Lit (Int 1))) (List [Lit (Int 1),Lit (Int 2)])) ParseOk (App (App (Var (UnQual (Ident "foobar"))) (Lit (Int 1))) (List [Lit (Int 1), Lit (Int 2)]))
Groom works only on Show instances that output valid Haskell code; if Groom can't understand its input, it will not make any changes.
|Versions||0.1, 0.1.1, 0.1.2, 0.1.2.1, 0.1.2.1|
|Change log||None available|
|Dependencies||base (>=3 && <5), groom, haskell-src-exts (>=1.0.0) [details]|
|Author||Edward Z. Yang|
|Uploaded||Wed Apr 19 02:28:40 UTC 2017 by EdwardYang|
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