Proposal: Pooled memory management
Sven.Panne at informatik.uni-muenchen.de
Sat Jan 18 14:19:31 EST 2003
Fergus Henderson wrote:
> [...] why is the Pool type polymorphic, and allocation in a pool
> restricted to only allocating values whose type matches the pool's
> type parameter? It would be much nicer to support allocating
> different types in the same pool.
No deep reason, it was just a remnant of the module's history. I've
removed the type parameter from Pool's constructor. The updated module
and docs are already uploaded on haskell.org.
> The implementation at http://haskell.org/HOpenGL/PoolRFC/Pool.hs has
> obviously not been adequately tested, [...]
Uh-oh! :-] Fixed. Admittedly, I've only tested the some of the
Thanks for the lightning-fast reply (including the code review!),
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