haskell.nix VS hs-foreign-emscripten

Compare haskell.nix vs hs-foreign-emscripten and see what are their differences.


Alternative Haskell Infrastructure for Nixpkgs (by input-output-hk)


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haskell.nix hs-foreign-emscripten
6 1
357 7
1.7% -
9.6 0.0
7 days ago over 1 year ago
Nix JavaScript
Apache License 2.0 ISC License
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Posts with mentions or reviews of haskell.nix. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-09-09.


Posts with mentions or reviews of hs-foreign-emscripten. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-05-04.
  • GHC Pluggable Backend?
    4 projects | reddit.com/r/haskell | 4 May 2021
    i looked into that recently, and i found that GHCJS did compile the foreign import ccall into something but not quite emscripten-compatible. Another tool handled that though.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing haskell.nix and hs-foreign-emscripten you can also consider the following projects:

nix-doom-emacs - doom-emacs packaged for Nix

Cabal - Official upstream development repository for Cabal and cabal-install

static-haskell-nix - easily build most Haskell programs into fully static Linux executables

polysemy - :gemini: higher-order, no-boilerplate monads

nixpkgs - Nix Packages collection

nixkell - A simple Nix-Haskell skeleton

cargo-deb - A cargo subcommand that generates Debian packages from information in Cargo.toml

nix-cabal-simplest - The simplest Nix + Cabal setup possible, for demo purposes.