The Glasgow Haskell Compiler is a robust, fully-featured, optimising compiler and interactive environment for Haskell 98, GHC compiles Haskell to either native code or C. It implements numerous experimental language extensions to Haskell 98; for example: concurrency, a foreign language interface, multi-parameter type classes, scoped type variables, existential and universal quantification, unboxed types, exceptions, weak pointers, and so on. GHC comes with a generational garbage collector, and a space and time profiler.
DocumentationUser reference in HTML from http://www.haskell.org/ghc/docs/latest/html/users_guide/users-guide.html
- IRC Help channel
released on 12 February 2007
|License||Verified by||Verified on||Notes|
|BSD 3Clause||Janet Casey||17 June 2003|
Leaders and contributors
|See for a complete list||Contributor|
Resources and communication
|Developer||VCS Repository Webview||http://cvs.haskell.org/cgi-bin/cvsweb.cgi/fptools/|
|Required to use||gmp|
|Required to build||happy|
|Required to build||flex|
|Required to use||gcc|
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