The idris package

[Tags: bsd3, library, program]

Idris is a general purpose language with full dependent types. It is compiled, with eager evaluation. Dependent types allow types to be predicated on values, meaning that some aspects of a program's behaviour can be specified precisely in the type. The language is closely related to Epigram and Agda. There is a tutorial at Features include:


Versions0.1.3,, 0.1.4, 0.1.5, 0.1.7,, 0.9.0, 0.9.1, 0.9.2,, 0.9.3,, 0.9.4,, 0.9.5,, 0.9.6,, 0.9.7, 0.9.8, 0.9.9,,,, 0.9.10,, 0.9.11,,, 0.9.12, 0.9.13,, 0.9.14,,,, 0.9.15,, 0.9.16, 0.9.17,, 0.9.18,
Change logNone available
Dependenciesannotated-wl-pprint (>=0.5.3), ansi-terminal, ansi-wl-pprint, base (==4.*), base64-bytestring, binary, blaze-html (>=, blaze-markup (>= && <, bytestring, Cabal, cheapskate, containers (>=0.5), deepseq, directory (>=1.2), filepath, fingertree (>=0.1), haskeline (>=0.7), hscurses, idris, language-java (>=0.2.6), lens (>=4.1.1), libffi, llvm-general (==3.3.8.*), llvm-general-pure (==3.3.8.*), mtl, network, optparse-applicative (>=0.8), parsers (>=0.9 && <0.13), pretty, process, split, text, time (>=1.4), transformers, trifecta (>=1.1), unix, unordered-containers, utf8-string, vector, vector-binary-instances, Win32, xml, zlib [details]
AuthorEdwin Brady
MaintainerEdwin Brady <>
CategoryCompilers/Interpreters, Dependent Types
Home page
Source repositoryhead: git clone git://
Executablesidris-node, idris-javascript, idris-c, idris
UploadedFri Aug 29 09:56:14 UTC 2014 by EdwinBrady
DistributionsFedora:, NixOS:
Downloads12437 total (442 in last 30 days)
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StatusDocs not available [build log]
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llvmBuild the LLVM backendDisabled
ffiBuild support for libffiDisabled
gmpUse GMP for IntegersDisabled
cursesUse Curses to get the screen widthDisabled
releaseThis is an official releaseEnabled
freestandingBuild an Idris that doesn't use cabalDisabled

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