Coloring for different syntactic constructs

Hi F# code is very dull. Only keywords strings and comments are highlighted It would be great to have configurable coloring to highlight pattern matching, class names vs function names, quotations...

Id #7774 | Release: None | Updated: May 9, 2016 at 10:58 AM by sarahtaylor | Created: Feb 25, 2014 at 7:37 PM by ursuletzu

Documentation tab is empty on this page

There is NO online documentation for the PowerPack; this is a huge problem when trying to do web searches. Please just generate the documentation and post it in the documentation tab!

Id #7756 | Release: None | Updated: Nov 9, 2016 at 12:35 PM by ToniWinters | Created: Feb 9, 2014 at 8:37 PM by Pete_Mack

Should "" compile to String.Empty?

Running FxCop on an fsharp assembly complains that uses of "" should be replaced with String.Empty. Given that F# prefers short, neat syntax, is there a reason that the compiler shouldn't generate...

Id #7699 | Release: None | Updated: Oct 9, 2016 at 1:51 PM by HarryHumphries | Created: Dec 4, 2013 at 10:24 AM by marklam

Bug in CodeDomCompiler when compiling multiple source strings

When using the CodeDomCompiler to compile multiple source strings (by calling CodeDomCompiler.CompileAssemblyFromSource with more than one source string) the compiler raises an ArgumentException: T...

Id #7214 | Release: None | Updated: Jul 12, 2016 at 6:26 AM by BillArrington | Created: Nov 29, 2012 at 11:02 PM by govert

FsHtmlDoc.exe fails

Error message "this assembly is built by a runtime newer than the currently loaded runtime and cannot be loaded"   I have already tried uninstalling and reinstalling the newest PowerPack. VS 2010 F...

Id #6375 | Release: None | Updated: Nov 9, 2015 at 8:43 PM by AdrineSantos30 | Created: Aug 13, 2011 at 1:21 PM by RolandOfGilead

Bug: Metadata API: problem with flexible types

open FSharp.PowerPack.Metadata   module Main =   let tryFindInAssembly name (assembly:FSharpAssembly) = Seq.collect (fun (entities:FSharpEntity) -> entities.MembersOrValues ) assembly.Entities...

Id #5105 | Release: None | Updated: May 18, 2016 at 6:43 AM by SharpAnderson | Created: Sep 1, 2010 at 5:24 AM by SarikaPurohit

Bug: no diagnostics from msbuild task for FsLex and FsYacc if incorrect options are given

Opened by lukeh (Bug 5850 - FSharp 1.0) Ralf and I noticed this:   If these tasks are given bad options in the OtherFlags section then no error is reported back into VS during building   Thanks Don

Id #5104 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:25 AM by dmilom | Created: Sep 1, 2010 at 5:23 AM by SarikaPurohit

Bug: Corner case in precedence handling in fsyacc

From FSBugs     Dear F#ers,   Is it possible that there is a bug in fsyacc (October 2008 CTP)?   The fixity directive   %nonassoc GT LT GE LE   in the attached NonAssocBug.fsy file seems to be ign...

Id #5100 | Release: None | Updated: Jun 10, 2014 at 10:34 AM by EnCey44 | Created: Sep 1, 2010 at 5:19 AM by SarikaPurohit

Bug: CodeDom doesn't escape F# keyword

From FSBugs   When I’m using xsd.exe with the F# codedom – if I have attributes called ‘type’ or ‘function’ or some other F# reserved word in my xml schema, they’re not cleaned up by the CodeDom an...

Id #5099 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:25 AM by MrTines | Created: Sep 1, 2010 at 5:17 AM by SarikaPurohit

Provide an "admits a null as a normal value" check for System.Type in FSharp.Metadata

Should check according to this spec. http://research.microsoft.com/en-us/um/cambridge/projects/fsharp/manual/spec.html#_Toc264041873

Id #4710 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 22, 2013 at 12:25 AM by jopamer | Created: Jun 30, 2010 at 12:47 AM by dmilom