Hi Matthew, It's possible to use Data.Compact.Serialize to write a compact to a file or read it back. Directly serializing via ByteStrings has also been discussed before, see link below. Hope this helps!
https://hackage.haskell.org/package/compact https://github.com/ezyang/compact/issues/3 On Fri, May 22, 2020 at 1:32 PM Matthew Pickering <matthewtpicker...@gmail.com> wrote: > > Dear devs, > > I have been under the impression for a while that you can write a > compact region to a file and the functions in GHC.Compact.Serialized > also seem to suggest this is possible. > > https://hackage.haskell.org/package/ghc-compact-0.1.0.0/docs/GHC-Compact-Serialized.html > > It seems like there are some functions missing from the API. There is > "importCompactByteStrings" > but no function in the API which produces ByteStrings. So in order to > use this function you have to convert a SerializedCompact into a > ByteString, but in what specific way? > > Has anyone got any code where they have tried to do this? > > Cheers, > > Matt > _______________________________________________ > ghc-devs mailing list > email@example.com > http://mail.haskell.org/cgi-bin/mailman/listinfo/ghc-devs _______________________________________________ ghc-devs mailing list firstname.lastname@example.org http://mail.haskell.org/cgi-bin/mailman/listinfo/ghc-devs