GHC 6.8.1 is impressive!

Peter Hercek peter at
Fri Nov 9 09:19:16 EST 2007

New ghc sped up my small app (~2000 lines) by ~38%. Nice job!
Anyway, my application is a bit slower when compiled with -O2
compared to -01 only (both with ghc 6.6 and 6.8).
Is that normal?


Lennart Augustsson wrote:
> I'd like to second that.  6.8 is quite an improvement.  Well done!

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