Commit de6bfe04 authored by Simon Marlow's avatar Simon Marlow Committed by
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document special "this" syntax for PackageImports (#7409)

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......@@ -1999,6 +1999,9 @@ import "network" Network.Socket
available from multiple packages, or is present in both the
current package being built and an external package.</para>
<para>The special package name <literal>this</literal> can be used to
refer to the current package being built.</para>
<para>Note: you probably don't need to use this feature, it was
added mainly so that we can build backwards-compatible versions of
packages when APIs change. It can lead to fragile dependencies in
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