texthint(1) Interactive Helium Haskell interpreter


texthint [ file ]


texthint is a simple Haskell interpreter which uses helium compiler to compile Haskell code to Lazy Virtual Machine instructions which are executed by lvmrun. It takes a file name as optional argument which then is compiled using helium and the functions defined in the file can be used in the interpreter.


texthint uses the same environment variables as lvm which is used to execute the Haskell code.
The search path for lvm files (same as -P option). The default is: ".:/usr/lib/helium/lib"
The default options for the lvm. The default is: ""
Extra search path for shared (dynamic link) libraries (.so). The default is: ""


© 1999,2001 Daan Leijen <[email protected]>

© Bastiaan Heerden <[email protected]>

This package is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License version 2 as published by the Free Software Foundation. This package is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU General Public License for more details.

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This manual page was written by Arjan Oosting <arjanoosting@home> for the Debian system and is also licensed under the terms of the GNU General Public License version 2.