Is stage-1 sufficient to run nofib

Edward Z. Yang ezyang at
Mon Oct 23 02:23:14 UTC 2017

Yes, but you still need to build the libraries, so the speed up
will not be as much as you might hope.

Excerpts from Joachim Breitner's message of 2017-10-22 22:19:03 -0400:
> Hi,
> I guess I could just try it, but maybe someone knows it, or knows what
> would go wrong…
>     If I run nofib with ghc-stage1 instead of ghc-stage2, I should get
>     the same results, right? (ignoring compilation times here)
> My hope is that it can speed up some more.
> Greetings,
> Joachim

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