Opened 3 years ago

Closed 3 years ago

#9165 closed task (fixed)

Export TimerManager from GHC.Event

Reported by: basvandijk Owned by:
Priority: normal Milestone: 7.10.1
Component: libraries/base Version: 7.8.2
Keywords: Cc: hvr, ekmett
Operating System: Unknown/Multiple Architecture: Unknown/Multiple
Type of failure: None/Unknown Test Case:
Blocked By: Blocking:
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GHC.Event exports getSystemTimerManager but not the actual TimerManager type. I propose to export it so that the haddocks are properly linked and users can actually refer to TimerManager in their type signatures.

Change History (2)

comment:1 Changed 3 years ago by Herbert Valerio Riedel <hvr@…>

In fe59334988fea384b119b7ef8372147b5c246bbf/ghc:

Export `TimerManager` from GHC.Event (re #9165)

This just addresses the specific issue raised in #9165. However, I've noticed
the Haddock comments need to be improved, which will be addressed by a separate

Signed-off-by: Herbert Valerio Riedel <>

comment:2 Changed 3 years ago by hvr

Milestone: 7.10.1
Resolution: fixed
Status: newclosed

I assume we don't need this to get merged into the GHC 7.8 branch, so I'm closing this for now

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