ANNOUNCE: GHC version 6.8.3 binary-dists
Christian.Maeder at dfki.de
Tue Jul 1 09:49:34 EDT 2008
Since I've switched back from ghc-6.8.3 to ghc-6.8.2 I would like to see
a new minor ghc version 6.8.4 with this "bug" fixed.
Simon Peyton-Jones wrote:
> As I said to Serge, I *think* all this arises from the *unconditional* inlining of instance declarations, which isn't under flag control unfortunately. The only fix at the moment is to write instance decls whose code is small -- just call a separate top-level function
> instance C T where
> op = op_T
> op_T = ....
> But this is highly unsatisfactory. I just need to find a clear day or two to look into this carefully. Stay tuned.
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