The haskell-brainfuck package

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BrainFuck language interpreter. Provides a library for evaluation and an executable to evaluate brainfuck files. Evaluation happens under an arbitrary monad so programn can be evaluated doing IO to stdinstdout or in memory using the State monad.

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Dependencies base (==4.7.*), bytestring (==, haskell-brainfuck, mtl (==, parsec (==3.1.5) [details]
License MIT
Copyright (c) 2014 Sebastian Galkin
Author Sebastian Galkin <>
Maintainer Sebastian Galkin <>
Category Language
Source repository head: git clone
Uploaded Fri Aug 8 07:12:31 UTC 2014 by paraseba
Distributions Debian:, NixOS:
Executables brainfuck
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Interpreter for the brainfuck programming language

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haskel-brainfuck is distributed as a library, but it also includes an executable to run brainfuck programs. You can find haskell-brainfuck in Hackage



import HaskBF.Eval
import qualified Data.ByteString.Lazy as BS
import Control.Monad.State

main = do
  -- The following will evaluate the file using stdin and stdout for I/O.
  -- Evaluation results in an EvalResult

  file <- BS.readFile "/path/to/"
  (EvalSuccess _) <- evalBS defaultIOMachine file
  print "ok"

  -- The following will evaluate the file using the State monad and input
  -- provided by input

  let input  = []
      output = []
      result = execState (evalStr simulatorMachine "+.>-.") (SimState input output)
  print $ simStateOutput result == [1, -1]




You can run the test suite with

cabal test