docs: Add changelog and release notes entry for traceBinaryEvent#
authorBen Gamari <ben@smart-cactus.org>
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 23:08:12 +0000 (19:08 -0400)
committerBen Gamari <ben@smart-cactus.org>
Fri, 24 Aug 2018 02:42:08 +0000 (22:42 -0400)
docs/users_guide/8.8.1-notes.rst
libraries/ghc-prim/changelog.md

index 7ea2c87..7e54645 100644 (file)
@@ -40,6 +40,13 @@ Template Haskell
 ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
 
 
+``ghc-prim`` library
+~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
+
+- GHC now exposes a new primop, ``traceBinaryEvent#``. This primop writes
+  eventlog events similar to ``traceBinaryEvent#`` but allows the user to pass
+  the event payload as a binary blob instead of a ``String``.
+
 ``ghc`` library
 ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
 
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@@ -1,3 +1,10 @@
+## 0.6.0
+
+- Shipped with GHC 8.8.1
+
+- Added to `GHC.Prim`:
+        traveBinaryEvent# :: Addr# -> Int# -> State# s -> State# s
+
 ## 0.5.3 (edit as necessary)
 
 - Shipped with GHC 8.6.1