[Haskell-cafe] [Haskell] ANNOUNCE: GHC version 7.8.1

Kazu Yamamoto (=?iso-2022-jp?B?GyRCOzNLXE9CSScbKEI=?=) kazu at iij.ad.jp
Thu Apr 10 06:34:01 UTC 2014

>>   * Massive scalability improvements to the I/O manager
> Just a brief note from the front lines - I recompiled a heavily threaded
> program with (a recent pre-release) of 7.8.1 and got a 10% performance
> increase over 7.6.3.  Nothing like free lunches - so thanks again for
> the great work!

Did you run you program on a multicore system? If so, did you specify
+RTS -N<x> option?

If your program uses MVar heavily, you need to re-design your program.
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