Thorkil Naur naur at
Thu Jan 17 15:44:15 EST 2008


On Thursday 17 January 2008 17:57, Christian Maeder wrote:
> I understand that gmp is needed for the certain libraries like the
> Prelude with Double and Integer.
> But I do not understand why gmp is so deeply buried in the rts.
> Are the basic types Int and Pointer not enough to write a compiler like ghc?

You probably know about this, but just to make sure: Did you take a look at

> Cheers Christian
> ...

Best regards

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