The shqq package
This library provides a quasiquoter for executing shell commands, somewhat similar to Perl's backtick operator. Shell commands are IO actions, and they capture the command's standard output as a String result.
You can use Haskell variables in a shell command. A string representation of the contents will be interpolated. The shell will see each interpolated variable as a single token without interpreting special characters, unless you choose otherwise.
Note: The shell escaping is not correct for the Windows shell. This library should fail to build on Windows, as well.
Examples of using this library are included in examples/.
|Dependencies||base (≥3 & <5), parsec (≥3.1), posix-escape (≥0.1), process (≥1.1), template-haskell (≥2.3), unix|
|Author||Keegan McAllister <email@example.com>|
|Maintainer||Keegan McAllister <firstname.lastname@example.org>|
|Source repository||git clone git://github.com/kmcallister/shqq|
|Upload date||Mon Oct 10 19:52:28 UTC 2011|