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HaNS is a lightweight, pure Haskell network stack that can be used for Haskell networking in the context of the HaLVM, or with a Linux tap device. Currently, HaNS supports 802.3, IPv4, ARP, DHCP (partially), ICMP, UDP, and TCP.


Versions2.1.0.0,,,,,,, 3.0.1, 3.0.2
Change logNone available
Dependenciesbase (>= && <5), blaze-html (>=, blaze-markup, BoundedChan, bytestring (>=, cereal (>=, containers (>=, fingertree (>=, HALVMCore (>=2.0.0 && <3.0.0), hans, HTTP (>=4000.2.17), monadLib (>=3.6.0), old-locale (>=, QuickCheck (>=2.4.2), random (>=, test-framework (>=0.6), test-framework-quickcheck2 (>=, time (>=, unix, XenDevice (>=2.0.0 && <3.0.0) [details]
AuthorGalois Inc., Peng Li, Stephan Zdancewic
Source repositoryhead: git clone git://
Executablestest-suite, tcp-test, web-server, test
UploadedSat Oct 25 03:01:18 UTC 2014 by TrevorElliott




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