[Haskell-cafe] Re: Seeking reference(s) relating to FP performance

Einar Karttunen ekarttun at cs.helsinki.fi
Thu Sep 30 01:47:14 EDT 2004

On 29.09 19:00, John Goerzen wrote:
> 3. ghc doesn't seem to do very well in terms of performance, though it
> does at least beat out Java in many cases.

Please note that many of the GHC programs are not posed for
performance, but rather elegance. E.g. the nestedloop got
seven times faster with minor corrections (not reflected
on the website yet).

- Einar Karttunen

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