AW: Heap profiling in GHC broken?

Malcolm Wallace Malcolm.Wallace at
Tue Nov 4 14:02:14 EST 2003

> > A tutorial on this by one of the experts would be very welcome.
> The people at York University have written some great papers on this topic. 

The canonical tutorial paper is in the Advanced Functional Programming
Summer Schools series:

    C. Runciman and N. Ro"jemo. Heap profiling for space efficiency.
    In J. Launchbury, E. Meijer, and T. Sheard, editors, 2nd Intl. School
    on Advanced Functional Programming, pages 159-183, Olympia, WA,
    August 1996. Springer LNCS Vol. 1129.

Other relevant papers can be found amongst those listed for the York
programming languages group at:


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