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/.
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|Dependencies||base (>=3 && <5), parsec (>=3.1), posix-escape (>=0.1), process (>=1.1), template-haskell (>=2.3), unix [details]|
|Author||Keegan McAllister <email@example.com>|
|Maintainer||Keegan McAllister <firstname.lastname@example.org>|
|Source repository||head: git clone git://github.com/kmcallister/shqq|
|Uploaded||Mon Oct 10 19:52:28 UTC 2011 by KeeganMcAllister|
|Downloads||386 total (7 in the last 30 days)|
|Status||Docs uploaded by user
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