hsc2hs: A preprocessor that helps with writing Haskell bindings to C code

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The hsc2hs program can be used to automate some parts of the process of writing Haskell bindings to C code. It reads an almost-Haskell source file with embedded special constructs, and outputs a real Haskell file with these constructs processed, based on information taken from some C headers. The extra constructs provide Haskell counterparts of C types, values of C constants, including sizes of C types, and access to fields of C structs.

For more details, see the hsc2hs section in the GHC User's Guide.

Versions 0.67.20061107, 0.67.20120610, 0.68, 0.68.1, 0.68.2, 0.68.3
Change log changelog.md
Dependencies base (==4.*), containers (>=0.2 && <0.6), directory (>=1 && <1.4), filepath (>=1 && <1.5), process (>=1.1 && <1.7) [details]
License BSD-3-Clause
Copyright 2000, Marcin Kowalczyk
Author Marcin Kowalczyk <qrczak@knm.org.pl>
Maintainer ghc-devs@haskell.org
Category Development
Bug tracker https://github.com/haskell/hsc2hs/issues
Source repo head: git clone https://github.com/haskell/hsc2hs.git
Uploaded by HerbertValerioRiedel at Thu Mar 8 07:46:44 UTC 2018
Distributions NixOS:0.68.3
Executables hsc2hs
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Last success reported on 2018-03-08 [all 2 reports]
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