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{{{ Haskell is a computer programming language. In particular, it is a polymorphically typed, lazy, purely functional language, quite different from most other programming languages. The language is named for Haskell Brooks Curry, whose work in mathematical logic serves as a foundation for functional languages. Haskell is based on lambda calculus, hence the lambda we use as a logo. }}} 
Haskell is a computer programming language. In particular, it is a polymorphically typed, lazy, purely functional language, quite different from most other programming languages. The language is named for Haskell Brooks Curry, whose work in mathematical logic serves as a foundation for functional languages. Haskell is based on lambda calculus, hence the lambda we use as a logo. 
About Haskell
 Haskell is a computer programming language. In particular, it is a polymorphically typed, lazy, purely functional language, quite different from most other programming languages. The language is named for Haskell Brooks Curry, whose work in mathematical logic serves as a foundation for functional languages. Haskell is based on lambda calculus, hence the lambda we use as a logo.
(taken from http://www.haskell.org)
Language Reference/Standards
Homepage: http://www.haskell.org
Haskell98 Report: http://www.haskell.org/definition/
Tutorial: http://www.haskell.org/tutorial/
Compilers/Interpreters
 Compiles haskell to ccode and uses gcc to create binaries out of this.
 conforms to haskell98
 debian package: ghc6
 Compiles haskell to small executables that run in small amounts of memory.
conforms to haskell98, excepting these deficiences
 Interpreter for haskell
 conforms to haskell98
 debian package: hugs
Packaging Haskell
There is a debian policy for packaging haskell: http://urchin.earth.li/~ian/haskellpolicy/haskellpolicy.html/index.html
Mailing list debianhaskell: http://urchin.earth.li/mailman/listinfo/debianhaskell
 TODO: notes about haskellutils
 TODO: notes about cabal
 TODO: notes about haskelldevscripts
Which MOTU has knowledge?
SebastianDröge (slomo)
StefanPotyra (sistpoty)
MOTU/Teams/UncommonProgrammingLanguages/Haskell (last edited 20110615 17:08:17 by cpc2nott800cust560)