The deepseq package

[ Tags: bsd3, control, library ] [ Propose Tags ]

This package provides methods for fully evaluating data structures ("deep evaluation"). Deep evaluation is often used for adding strictness to a program, e.g. in order to force pending exceptions, remove space leaks, or force lazy I/O to happen. It is also useful in parallel programs, to ensure pending work does not migrate to the wrong thread.

The primary use of this package is via the deepseq function, a "deep" version of seq. It is implemented on top of an NFData typeclass ("Normal Form Data", data structures with no unevaluated components) which defines strategies for fully evaluating different data types.

Properties

Versions 1.0.0.0, 1.1.0.0, 1.1.0.1, 1.1.0.2, 1.2.0.0, 1.2.0.1, 1.3.0.0, 1.3.0.1, 1.3.0.2, 1.4.0.0, 1.4.1.0, 1.4.1.1, 1.4.1.2, 1.4.2.0, 1.4.3.0
Change log changelog.md
Dependencies array (>=0.3 && <0.6), base (==4.3.* || >=4.5 && <4.9), ghc-prim (>=0.2 && <0.4) [details]
License BSD3
Author
Maintainer libraries@haskell.org
Category Control
Bug tracker https://github.com/haskell/deepseq/issues
Source repo head: git clone https://github.com/haskell/deepseq.git
Uploaded Tue Mar 17 11:12:41 UTC 2015 by HerbertValerioRiedel
Updated Sat Aug 22 09:51:29 UTC 2015 by HerbertValerioRiedel to revision 1   [What is this?]
Distributions Arch:1.4.3.0, LTSHaskell:1.4.3.0, NixOS:1.4.3.0, Stackage:1.4.3.0
Downloads 40439 total (325 in the last 30 days)
Rating 2.0 (votes: 1) [estimated by rule of succession]
Your Rating
  • λ
  • λ
  • λ
Status Docs available [build log]
Last success reported on 2015-03-17 [all 1 reports]
Hackage Matrix CI

Modules

[Index]

Downloads

Note: This package has metadata revisions in the cabal description newer than included in the tarball. To unpack the package including the revisions, use 'cabal get'.

Maintainer's Corner

For package maintainers and hackage trustees