large binary footprint ?

Bulat Ziganshin bulat.ziganshin at
Tue May 6 14:41:06 EDT 2008

Hello HP,

Tuesday, May 6, 2008, 11:00:59 PM, you wrote:

>   The resulting binary code size is 3.9 Mbytes
>   I had the impression that it should be of the order
>   of 500 Kbytes. How can I reach that number ?

strip executable. you can just add -optl-s to ghc cmdline

Best regards,
 Bulat                            mailto:Bulat.Ziganshin at

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