GC behaviour in GHC

Donald Bruce Stewart dons at cse.unsw.edu.au
Sun Feb 22 12:07:42 EST 2004

>    Hello, GHC users,
>    I'm a Computational Engineering student in the University of
>    Pernambuco (Brazil). In my research, I'm working with
>    applications written in Haskell , where time is a critical
>    factor. But there is a pretty high GC overhead I can't
>    understand . Can someone indicate some paper or
>    reference about the GC behaviour in GHC?

Well, I know of a couple:

The workings of the incremental garbage collector:

The runtime system document also mentions GC:

There are probably more references at:        
-- Don

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