primitive-checked: primitive functions with bounds-checking

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This library is intended to be used as a drop-in replacement for the primitive library in test environments. It adds bounds-checking to all functions in primitive that are able to cause segfaults. It is not recommended to use this library in production. However, if you are testing a library or application you wrote that uses primitive, you can temporarily replace your primitive dependency with `primitive-checked`, and your segfaults will become normal haskell exceptions that you can hunt down with GHC's stack trace facilities.

The versioning for this library matches the version of primitive that is targeted. The first three digits of the version match the version of primitive. The fourth digit is used for bug fixes. This packages deviates slightly from the PVP in that functions can be added to the API with only a bump to the fourth digit.

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Dependencies base (>= && <5), primitive (==0.7.0.*) [details]
License BSD-3-Clause
Copyright 2018 Andrew Martin
Author Andrew Martin
Category Array
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Uploaded by andrewthad at 2019-06-24T20:05:14Z
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A drop-in replacement for the primitive library that adds bounds-checking to prevent segfaults. This is only intended to be used in test environments.