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The Haskell Platform Infrastructure Team helps to coordinate the platform release process, mainly by creating a 6-monthly release schedule, and keeping everyone informed about the various stages of that schedule. We work for the developer community, helping everyone to work together and make progress. We try not to get in the way.


The platform itself is maintained as a cabal file, some scripts and tools, and a website: darcs get

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Further info

Current Specification

Documentation for Package Maintainers

This info is for people who maintain a package that is currently part of the platform

Getting new packages into the platform:

TODO: establish and document process for getting packages included

The current informal method is to email the libraries list and propose it.

Documentation for Distro Maintainers

If you make packages for a specific operating system or distribution then this is for you.

Specific releases

Specific operating systems / distros

Documentation for the Release Team

Related Projects

Background Reading