Performance week 25/6-29/6

Bauer, Christoph Christoph.Bauer at
Thu Jul 21 09:19:25 EDT 2005


I must start by saying, that I don't have any knowledge about 
ghc internals. 

Performance of haskell programs seems to me heavily 
depended on the data structures of a simple linked lists.
Because of the amount of cons-cells, simple linked lists
aren't very GC-friendly. 

There is a paper about a replacement, called VLists.

So maybe VLists could be used in haskell internally for lists and

Best regards,

Christoph Bauer
Dipl. Inf.

LMS Deutschland GmbH
Luxemburgerstr. 7
D-67657 Kaiserslautern

T +49 631 303 22 152

mailto:Christoph.Bauer at 

More information about the Glasgow-haskell-users mailing list