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    Deal with kind variables brought into scope by a kind signature · 54eb0301
    Simon Peyton Jones authored
    This fixes Trac #5937, where a kind variable is mentioned only
    in the kind signature of a GADT
       data SMaybe :: (k -> *) -> Maybe k -> * where ...
    The main change is that the tcdKindSig field of TyData and TyFamily
    now has type Maybe (HsBndrSig (LHsKind name)), where the HsBndrSig
    part deals with the kind variables that the signature may bind.
    I also removed the now-unused PostTcKind field of UserTyVar and
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