Changes between Version 45 and Version 46 of NewPlugins


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Timestamp:
Jan 22, 2012 11:42:31 AM (3 years ago)
Author:
SimonHengel
Comment:

Change future tense to present tense

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  • NewPlugins

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    11= New Plugins work = 
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    3 Plugins are a new feature in GHC 7.2.1 that will allow users to write compiler passes (for things like optimizations) over GHC's internal intermediate language, [wiki:Commentary/Compiler/CoreSynType Core]. 
     3Plugins are a new feature in GHC 7.2.1 that allows users to write compiler passes (for things like optimizations) over GHC's internal intermediate language, [wiki:Commentary/Compiler/CoreSynType Core]. 
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    55GHC understands the `-fplugin` and `-fplugin-arg` options. You essentially install plugins for GHC by `cabal install`ing them, as they expose a module implementing an interface, and then calling GHC in the form of: