box-tuples: A hack to use GHC.Prim primitives in GHCi

[ debug, ghc, library, mit ] [ Propose Tags ]

As of now, the GHCi interactive runtime is incapable of working on unboxed tuples. In particular, it is unable to fully apply any function returning an unboxed tuple, create a function that takes a non-nullary unboxed tuple as argument, or pass a non-nullary tuple to some other function. The usual solution is to enable object code generation with -fobject-code. This package serves as a workaround for the cases where -fobject-code is undesiable.

Versions [RSS] [faq] 0.1.0.0, 0.1.1.0, 0.2.0.0, 0.2.0.1, 0.2.0.2, 0.2.0.3, 0.2.0.4 (info)
Dependencies base (>=4.8.0.0 && <5), ghc-prim [details]
License MIT
Author mniip
Maintainer mniip@mniip.com
Revised Revision 2 made by mniip at 2020-04-24T21:16:10Z
Category GHC, Debug
Uploaded by mniip at 2016-08-22T06:31:28Z
Distributions NixOS:0.2.0.4
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