The unix-compat package

[Tags:bsd3, library]

This package provides portable implementations of parts of the unix package. This package re-exports the unix package when available. When it isn't available, portable implementations are used.


Versions 0.1, 0.1.1,,, 0.2, 0.2.1,,,, 0.2.2,, 0.3,,,,,,,,,, (info)
Dependencies base (==4.*), directory (>=1.0 && <1.2), old-time (==1.0.*), unix (==2.4.*) [details]
License BSD3
Author Björn Bringert, Duncan Coutts, Jacob Stanley
Maintainer Jacob Stanley <>
Stability Unknown
Category System
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Source repository head: git clone git://
Uploaded Thu May 26 18:21:28 UTC 2011 by JacobStanley
Distributions Arch:, Debian:, Fedora:, FreeBSD:, LTSHaskell:, NixOS:, Stackage:, Tumbleweed:
Downloads 105944 total (1025 in the last 30 days)
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Status Docs not available [build log]
All reported builds failed as of 2016-12-28 [all 6 reports]


  • System
    • System.PosixCompat
      • System.PosixCompat.Extensions
      • System.PosixCompat.Files
      • System.PosixCompat.Time
      • System.PosixCompat.Types
      • System.PosixCompat.User


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