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Part of Yhc


Yhc is no longer actively developed or maintained - see this blog post.

Yhc Logo - York Haskell Compiler

Warning, this compiler is not finished, and is not useable as a standard Haskell Compiler. It is also not an official York project.

Installing Yhc

  • Windows users - See the instructions to get a snapshot.
  • Other users - See the building guide.

Further information

Yhc Manual

This is the official Yhc manual, feel free to edit it!

  1. Introduction - how to get it, who to contact
    • FAQ - Frequently Asked Questions
    • Using Yhc - short tutorial on yhc, yhi, yhe
    • HCAR Entries - small overview progress reports
  2. Options - command line options and environment variables
  3. Building - building yhc from source
  4. Hacking - how to hack on Yhc
    • Porting - how to port Yhc to a new architecture/platform
    • Debug Flags - flags to help debug the compiler
    • Primitives - information about the primitives
  5. Runtime System - information on the runtime system
  6. Applications - additional tools for use with Yhc
  7. API's - API (programmer libraries) available
  8. Ideas - these are all for the future
  9. Notes - random notes collection


The "Yhc team" consists of a bunch of friend people, who enjoy doing this kind of thing. We include Tom Shackell, Neil Mitchell, Andrew Wilkinson, Mike Dodds, Bob Davie, Dimitry Golubovsky (insert your name here)

See also