Simplifies the development of Haskell bindings to C libraries
'c2hs' is an interface generator that simplifies the development of Haskell bindings to C libraries. It processes existing C header files that determine data layout and function signatures on the C side in conjunction with Haskell modules that specify Haskell-side type signatures and marshaling details. Hooks embedded in the Haskell code signal access to C structures and functions; they are expanded by the interfacing tool in dependence on information from the corresponding C header file.
DocumentationUser tutorial available in HTML format from http://www.cse.unsw.edu.au/~chak/haskell/c2hs/docu/c2hs.html
released on 1 April 2016
|License||Verified by||Verified on||Notes|
|GPLv2orlater||Janet Casey||8 August 2005|
Leaders and contributors
|Manuel M T Chakravarty||Maintainer|
|See the AUTHORS file in the distribution for a complete list||Contributor|
Resources and communication
|Required to use||ghc 6.0 or later|
|Source requirement||Cabal 1.0.1 or later (1.0 does not work)|
This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 21 February 2017.
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