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,,
Dependencies array (==0.3.*), base (>=3 && <4.4), containers (>=0.3 && <0.5), mtl (>=2 && <2.1), parsec (>=2 && <3.2) [details]
License OtherLicense
Author Thomas Jäger
Maintainer Ben Millwood <>
Stability Unknown
Category Tool
Source repository head: git clone git://
Uploaded Wed Dec 8 20:34:57 UTC 2010 by BenMillwood
Distributions NixOS:, Tumbleweed:
Downloads 7528 total (33 in the last 30 days)
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Status Docs not available [build log]
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Readme for pointfree

Readme for pointfree-1.0.4

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