Heap profiling

Ketil Z. Malde ketil@ii.uib.no
18 Apr 2002 13:55:40 +0200


I really like the profiling options in GHC, but I wonder if there's
any good way of improving heap profiling speed?  I've tried using -i
to reduce the number of measurements, but it didn't seem to help a

I see an order of magnitude speed degradation with heap profiling,
which is slightly annoying, since it is with large runs heap
consumption starts to become troublesome :-)

Any tricks I ought to know about?

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