The pointfree package

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The pointfree tool is a standalone command-line version of the pl plugin for lambdabot.

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Versions 1.0, 1.0.1, 1.0.2, 1.0.3, 1.0.4,,,,,,,, 1.1,,
Change log ChangeLog
Dependencies array (>=0.3 && <0.6), base (>=4.5 && <4.10), containers (>=0.4 && <0.6), haskell-src-exts (==1.17.*), transformers (<0.6) [details]
License OtherLicense
Author Thomas Jäger
Maintainer Ben Millwood <>
Stability Unknown
Category Tool
Source repository head: git clone git://
Uploaded Wed Aug 31 16:55:00 UTC 2016 by BenMillwood
Distributions NixOS:, Tumbleweed:
Downloads 7528 total (33 in the last 30 days)
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Status Docs available [build log]
Last success reported on 2016-08-31 [all 1 reports]




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Readme for pointfree

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Pointfree refactoring tool

Stand-alone command-line version of the point-less plugin for lambdabot. 
Detailed information about the use of this tool is available at

Integration with GHCi: Make sure that the directory containing the pointfree 
executable is in your PATH environment variable and add the following line to 
your GHCi configuration file:

:def pf \str -> return $ ":! pointfree \"" ++ str ++ "\""

Or modify the line to point directly to the executable. Invoke pointfree with 
commands like

:pf \x y -> x + y

Future directions

It would be nice to make pointfree a library that operated on ASTs.