The pretty package

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This package contains a pretty-printing library, a set of API's that provides a way to easily print out text in a consistent format of your choosing. This is useful for compilers and related tools.

This library was originally designed by John Hughes's and has since been heavily modified by Simon Peyton Jones.


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Versions 1.0.0.0, 1.0.1.0, 1.0.1.1, 1.0.1.2, 1.1.0.0, 1.1.1.0, 1.1.1.1, 1.1.1.2, 1.1.1.3, 1.1.2.0, 1.1.2.1, 1.1.3.1, 1.1.3.2, 1.1.3.3, 1.1.3.4, 1.1.3.5
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Dependencies base (>=3 && <5), deepseq (>=1.1) [details]
License BSD3
Author
Maintainer David Terei <code@davidterei.com>
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Home page http://github.com/haskell/pretty
Bug tracker http://github.com/haskell/pretty/issues
Source repository head: git clone http://github.com/haskell/pretty.git
Uploaded Mon Dec 22 07:32:44 UTC 2014 by DavidTerei
Updated Tue Oct 27 11:54:23 UTC 2015 by AdamBergmark to revision 1
Distributions Arch:1.1.3.3, Fedora:1.1.3.3, LTSHaskell:1.1.3.3, NixOS:1.1.3.5, Stackage:1.1.3.3
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Pretty : A Haskell Pretty-printer library

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Pretty is a pretty-printing library, a set of API's that provides a way to easily print out text in a consistent format of your choosing. This is useful for compilers and related tools.

It is based on the pretty-printer outlined in the paper 'The Design of a Pretty-printing Library' by John Hughes in Advanced Functional Programming, 1995. It can be found here.

Licensing

This library is BSD-licensed.

Building

The library uses the Cabal build system, so building is simply a matter of running

cabal configure --enable-tests
cabal build

Branches

Usually two branches are maintained for Pretty development:

  • master: This branch is generally kept in a stable state and is where release are pulled and made from. The reason for this is GHC includes the pretty library and tracks the master branch by default so we don't want experimental code being pulled into GHC at times.

  • next: This branch is the general development branch.

Get involved!

We are happy to receive bug reports, fixes, documentation enhancements, and other improvements.

Please report bugs via the github issue tracker.

Master git repository:

  • git clone git://github.com/haskell/pretty.git

Authors

This library is maintained by David Terei, code@davidterei.com. It was originally designed by John Hughes's and since heavily modified by Simon Peyton Jones.