[Debian-haskell] Linspire/Freespire Core OS Team and Haskell

John Goerzen jgoerzen at complete.org
Mon May 15 17:58:49 BST 2006

On Sat, May 13, 2006 at 10:56:13AM -0700, Clifford Beshers wrote:
> The OS team at Linspire, Inc. would like to announce that we are 
> standardizing on Haskell as our preferred language for core OS development.

This is great news, Clifford, and glad to see your post here.

> Also, Linspire is based on Debian. We've talked a little with John 
> Goerzen who announced his missingH library here a while back.  We've 
> imported it and expect to pass updates back to him as well as any other 
> libraries and tools that he would be interested in includng in the 
> Debian archive.  Also, it seems there are quite a few other libraries 

I think others would also be interested in working on this.

> out there which are either not debianized or stale, but perhaps that is 
> because I haven't fully caught up with what people on this list have 
> done.  If there isn't a cron job running somewhere that updates an 
> archive with Cabalized libraries and apps, we would like to help set one up.

We don't have such a thing.  That sounds very slick, though!

-- John

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