The lift-generics package
This package provides a GHC.Generics-based
function (intended for GHC 7.10 and earlier), as well as a
genericLift function (only available on GHC 8.0 and later),
both of which can be used for providing a
Language.Haskell.TH.Syntax.lift implementation. See the
documentation in the Language.Haskell.TH.Lift.Generics module
to get started.
Credit goes to Matthew Pickering for suggesting this idea.
Note that due to API limitations, GHC.Generics wasn't powerful
enough to come up with the entirety of a
lift implementation prior
to GHC 8.0. For this reason,
genericLiftWithPkg requires you to
produce the package name yourself, which proves to be no small feat
(see the documentation for more info).
Luckily, you don't have to jump through as many hoops on GHC 8.0 and
later: simply use the
genericLift function, and life is good.
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|Dependencies||base (>=4.3 && <5), generic-deriving (>=1.9 && <2), ghc-prim, template-haskell (>=2.4 && <2.13) [details]|
|Copyright||(C) 2015 Ryan Scott|
|Maintainer||Ryan Scott <email@example.com>|
|Source repository||head: git clone https://github.com/RyanGlScott/lift-generics|
|Uploaded||Sun Feb 7 21:01:40 UTC 2016 by ryanglscott|
|Updated||Mon Apr 10 11:47:11 UTC 2017 by ryanglscott to revision 1|
|Distributions||LTSHaskell:0.1.1, NixOS:0.1.1, Stackage:0.1.1, Tumbleweed:0.1.1|
|Downloads||197 total (15 in the last 30 days)|
|Status||Docs available [build log]
Last success reported on 2016-02-12 [all 1 reports]
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