Ah, if the rest of the world gets used to working with trees not individual files, we could have a really good
ninja2nix without uncovering tons of impurities in practice.
And this has tons of left over with Obsidian Systems is excited to bring IPFS support to Nix . I left a comment to that effect on the article (current awaiting moderation); would love to compare notes.
But it does not have commits since 2017
That is largely because the it was being used for a specific project for Haskell that ran into other difficulties. The idea is still perfectly valid.
Thanks for the link. It bypasses the lwn subscription blocks - I would have had to wait a week to read it.