primitive v0.6.2.0 Release Notes

    • Drop support for GHCs before 7.4

    • SmallArray support

    • ArrayArray# based support for more efficient arrays of unlifted pointer types

    • Make Array and the like instances of various classes for convenient use

    • Add Prim instances for Ptr and FunPtr

    • Add ioToPrim, stToPrim and unsafe counterparts for situations that would otherwise require type ascriptions on primToPrim

    • Add evalPrim

    • Add PrimBase instance for IdentityT