[Haskell-cafe] strange stack overflow with Data.Map

Tomasz Zielonka tomasz.zielonka at gmail.com
Thu Dec 29 05:21:18 EST 2005

On Thu, Dec 29, 2005 at 11:22:11AM +0300, Bulat Ziganshin wrote:
> stack overflows AFAIK is never occur because of laziness, but only
> because your recursion is not tail-optimized.

AFAIK, evaluating a thunk in GHC-compiled code does use the stack -
update frames are being put on it.

There is a nice description in this paper, at the bottom of page 3:

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