Haskell performance

Simon Marlow simonmar at microsoft.com
Thu Mar 18 14:29:40 EST 2004

> MR K P SCHUPKE <k.schupke at imperial.ac.uk> writes:
> > To do the equivalent of the C you could use:
> > http://www.haskell.org/~simonmar/io/System.IO.html
> Is this documented anywhere?  How do I use this?
> The Haddoc documentation is a bit sparse.  
> This seems quite different from the System.IO module
> installed with GHC 6.2, what's the relationship?

The difference is that the System.IO that comes with GHC is actually
implemented, rather than just documented :-)

(to clarify, that link above is a half-baked design for a System.IO
replacement.  The discussion was taking place on libraries at haskell.org a
while back, but has stalled).


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