Commit e4feb52d authored by Simon Marlow's avatar Simon Marlow
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fix description of ghci instance env bug

parent 566920c7
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Secrets of the GHC inliner</ulink>.</para>
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<para>GHC does not keep careful track of
what instance declarations are 'in scope' if they come from other packages.
Instead, all instance declarations that GHC has seen in other
packages are all in scope everywhere, whether or not the
module from that package is used by the command-line
expression. This bug affects only the <option>--make</option> mode and
GHCi.</para>
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<para>On 32-bit x86 platforms when using the native code
generator, the
......@@ -588,6 +577,17 @@ Loading package javavm ... linking ... WARNING: Overflown relocation field (# re
your package into two or more .o's, along the lines of
how the "base" package does it.</para>
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GHCi does not keep careful track of what instance
declarations are 'in scope' if they come from other
packages. Instead, all instance declarations that GHC has
seen in other packages are all available at the prompt,
whether or not the instance really ought to be in visible
given the current set of modules in scope.
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