hsc2hs: A preprocessor that helps with writing Haskell bindings to C code

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The hsc2hs program can be used to automate some parts of the process of writing Haskell bindings to C code. It reads an almost-Haskell source file with embedded special constructs, and outputs a real Haskell file with these constructs processed, based on information taken from some C headers. The extra constructs provide Haskell counterparts of C types, values of C constants, including sizes of C types, and access to fields of C structs.

For more details, see the hsc2hs section in the GHC User's Guide.

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Versions [RSS] 0.67.20061107, 0.67.20120610, 0.68, 0.68.1, 0.68.2, 0.68.3, 0.68.4, 0.68.6, 0.68.7, 0.68.8
Change log changelog.md
Dependencies base (>=4.3.0 && <4.18), containers (>=0.4.0 && <0.7), directory (>=1.1.0 && <1.4), filepath (>=1.2.0 && <1.5), process (>=1.1.0 && <1.7) [details]
License BSD-3-Clause
Copyright 2000, Marcin Kowalczyk
Author Marcin Kowalczyk <qrczak@knm.org.pl>
Maintainer ghc-devs@haskell.org
Revised Revision 1 made by BenGamari at 2022-08-10T04:53:25Z
Category Development
Bug tracker https://github.com/haskell/hsc2hs/issues
Source repo head: git clone https://github.com/haskell/hsc2hs.git
Uploaded by BenGamari at 2021-11-03T23:43:45Z
Distributions Arch:0.68.7, LTSHaskell:0.68.8, NixOS:0.68.8, Stackage:0.68.8
Reverse Dependencies 1 direct, 0 indirect [details]
Executables hsc2hs
Downloads 49447 total (245 in the last 30 days)
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