true-name: Template Haskell hack to violate module abstractions

[ bsd3, data, library, unsafe ] [ Propose Tags ]

Knowing a true name gives one power over its owner.

A Template Haskell hack to get unexported Names―be they types, data constructors, record fields or class methods―a slightly less unsafe way to violate another module's abstractions than unsafeCoerce.

A few quick examples.

I'm too lazy to keep a changelog, but I do write detailed commit messages.




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Dependencies base (>=4.5 && <5), template-haskell (>=2.7 && <2.12) [details]
License BSD-3-Clause
Copyright © 2014−2016 Liyang HU
Author Liyang HU
Revised Revision 1 made by phadej at 2020-07-21T16:11:59Z
Category Data, Unsafe
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Uploaded by LiyangHu at 2016-05-13T00:49:16Z
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