Additions to users' guide and release notes
authorRyanGlScott <ryan.gl.scott@gmail.com>
Wed, 5 Aug 2015 12:23:32 +0000 (14:23 +0200)
committerBen Gamari <ben@smart-cactus.org>
Wed, 5 Aug 2015 12:45:16 +0000 (14:45 +0200)
This makes two changes to the documentation:

* Adds a comment in the release notes about the ability to
  quote primitive chars and strings in TH (see D1054)
* Removes an outdated comment in the users' guide about TH not
  being able to handle `PartialTypeSignatures` (which was fixed in
  D1048)

Reviewers: goldfire, austin, simonpj, bgamari

Reviewed By: simonpj, bgamari

Subscribers: thomie

Differential Revision: https://phabricator.haskell.org/D1125

docs/users_guide/7.12.1-notes.xml
docs/users_guide/glasgow_exts.xml

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                     counterparts.
                 </para>
             </listitem>
+             <listitem>
+                 <para>
+                     Primitive chars (e.g., <literal>[| 'a'# |]</literal>) and
+                     primitive strings (e.g., <literal>[| "abc"# |]</literal>)
+                     can now be quoted with Template Haskell. The
+                     <literal>Lit</literal> data type also has a new
+                     constructor, <literal>CharPrimL</literal>, for primitive
+                     char literals.
+                </para>
+            </listitem>
        </itemizedlist>
     </sect3>
 
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@@ -9926,13 +9926,6 @@ module M where
             Trac #10267</ulink>)
             </para>
           </listitem>
-          <listitem>
-            <para>
-            Partial type signatures (see
-            <ulink url="https://ghc.haskell.org/trac/ghc/ticket/10548">
-            Trac #10548</ulink>)
-            </para>
-          </listitem>
         </itemizedlist>
         </para>
       </listitem>