ghc-byteorder: "GHC.ByteOrder" API Compatibility Layer

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This package transparently supplies the GHC.ByteOrder API as provided in base-4.11.0.0 for legacy GHC releases which didn't provide it yet (i.e. GHC 7.0 through GHC 8.2).

This release reexports GHC.ByteOrder from base via Cabal's reexported-modules mechanism. For GHC 8.2 and earlier a different release of ghc-byteorder (with the same minor version) is eligible by the Cabal solver with a backported GHC.ByteOrder module.

In order to use this compatibility layer, simply declare a dependency on ghc-byteorder in your .cabal package description like so

build-depends: ghc-byteorder ^>= 4.11.0.0

And your code will be able to access this respective API version of the module via the usual

import GHC.ByteOrder

mechanism.

Versions [faq] 4.11.0.0, 4.11.0.0.10
Dependencies base (>=4.11 && <4.16) [details]
License BSD-3-Clause
Author
Maintainer Herbert Valerio Riedel <hvr@gnu.org>
Revised Revision 1 made by HerbertValerioRiedel at 2021-02-26T09:07:34Z
Category FFI
Bug tracker https://github.com/hvr/ghc-byteorder/issues
Source repo head: git clone https://github.com/hvr/ghc-byteorder.git
Uploaded by HerbertValerioRiedel at 2020-05-15T17:21:30Z
Distributions NixOS:4.11.0.0.10
Downloads 3504 total (536 in the last 30 days)
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Modules

  • GHC
    • GHC.ByteOrder

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