STG to JavaScript translation

Victor Nazarov asviraspossible at
Thu Sep 20 06:42:06 EDT 2007

> Read our paper "Faster laziness using dynamic pointer tagging"!  It's new (ICFP'07)
> simon

Cool, is it implemented in 2.8? Function tagging seems promising for
performance. But it isn't implementable in JavaScript :)

I have one more question. There are know calls (saturated
applications) and unknown calls in STG. Is this information is encoded
in GHC's STG datatype or should I maintain my own table of known

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