The sink package

[Tags:deprecated, library, mit]

Lazy I/O conflates evaluation with execution; a value obtained from unsafeInterleaveIO can perform side-effects during the evaluation of pure code. Like lazy I/O, a Sink provides a way to obtain the value of the result of an IO action before the action has been executed, but unlike lazy I/O, it does not enable pure code to perform side-effects. Instead, the value is explicitly assigned by a later IO action.


Dependencies base (>=4.3 && <4.5) [details]
License MIT
Author Jake McArthur
Maintainer Jake McArthur <>
Category Control, Data, System
Source repository head: darcs get
this: darcs get --tag v0.1.0.1
Uploaded Sat Aug 27 16:20:39 UTC 2011 by JakeMcArthur
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