GHC plans for 7.10.1

GHC 7.10.1 RC1 has been released. We're moving into stabilization and bug-fixing now.

See milestone:7.10.1 and Active tickets for more.

Anything in 'patch' status will be merged for 7.10.1.

Special things of note:

  • A GHC 7.10 3rd Release Candidate on March 13, 2015, and Final Release is planned to happen on March 20th, 2015.
  • We will fix merge, patch, and highest priority bugs (only) in the list below
  • For 7.10.1, we're going to try to distribute Windows binaries using minghc.

Migration Guide to 7.10

Tickets slated for 7.10.1

Status: infoneeded (1 match)

Ticket Type Summary Priority Owner
#7651 bug Buiding GHC with parallel IO manager freezes on Mac (not on FreeBSD) high

Status: merge (1 match)

Ticket Type Summary Priority Owner
#10100 bug Bogus "redundant constraint" warning with functional dependencies normal simonpj

Status: new (25 matches)

Ticket Type Summary Priority Owner
#9858 bug Typeable instances should be kind-aware highest dreixel
#10099 bug cabal install broken with ghc 7.10.1-rc2 highest
#10113 feature request Re-export (<$>) from Prelude highest
#10115 bug Unable to run cabal haddock --hoogle on GHC 7.10 highest
#4471 bug Incorrect Unicode output on Windows Console high
#7478 bug setSessionDynFlags does not always work high
#8095 bug TypeFamilies painfully slow high
#8276 bug Building Haddock documentation panics with perf build on x86_64 Linux high thoughtpolice
#8550 bug GHC builds recursive coerctions when using recursive type families high
#8736 bug GHCi doesn't load .dyn_o files appropriately high thoughtpolice
#8832 bug Constant-folding regression wrt `clearBit (bit 0) 0 ` high
#9198 bug large performance regression in type checker speed in 7.8 high
#9722 bug ghcirun004 intermittently fails with ghc: ioManagerWakeup: write: Bad file descriptor high
#9929 bug New alias handling not compatible with LLVM 3.4 high
#9956 bug Command line flag deprecated warning could be annoying for -Werror users high ezyang
#9963 bug GHCi panic with --print-libdir flag high
#9968 bug DeriveAnyClass fails on multi-parameter type classes high dreixel
#10009 bug type inference regression when faking injective type families high
#10052 bug Panic (something to do with floatExpr?) high simonmar
#10067 feature request The Read Integer instance is too slow high
#10079 bug Coercible solver regression: Couldn't match rep of () with Const () b high goldfire
#7788 bug Recursive type family causes <<loop>> normal goldfire
#9821 bug DeriveAnyClass support for higher-kinded classes + some more comments normal dreixel
#10011 bug The Data instance for Ratio violates internal invariants. normal
#10110 bug Compiling unit fails with Loading temp shared object failed normal trommler

Status: patch (1 match)

Ticket Type Summary Priority Owner
#10058 bug Panic: Loading temp shared object failed highest

Tickets marked merge with no milestone

Ticket Type Summary Priority Owner
No tickets found

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