distributed compilation by GHC

Bulat Ziganshin bulat.ziganshin at gmail.com
Thu Apr 5 07:00:13 EDT 2007

Hello Joel,

Thursday, April 5, 2007, 1:33:27 PM, you wrote:

my sentence should be read as "is it true...?" - i had lost a track
whether it was incorporated in GHC or not. the idea is that GHC should be
extended to be able to write out dependencies list built in the --make
mode. Then rather simple scripts may be used to distribute the work
among many cores/boxes

who can enlighten me about presence/absence of multi-core GHC support?

> Anyone with a multi-core processor would be.

> Most of the people, I assume.

> How would you implement this, though?

> On Apr 5, 2007, at 10:01 AM, Bulat Ziganshin wrote:

>> it's true that production GHC version doesn't support multi-threaded
>> compilation, so such system will be of benefit even for local usage
>> for users with multi-core chips?

> --
> http://wagerlabs.com/

Best regards,
 Bulat                            mailto:Bulat.Ziganshin at gmail.com

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