[Haskell-cafe] Re: A suggestion for the next high profile Haskell project

Bulat Ziganshin bulat.ziganshin at gmail.com
Tue Dec 19 04:33:18 EST 2006

Hello Tomasz,

Tuesday, December 19, 2006, 2:11:37 AM, you wrote:

>> no. it seems that you never tried to write such code and believe someone
>> else who's said that such code may be written. try to write something very
>> simple, like summing bytes in memory buffer, before you will do any
>> conclusions

> Are you claiming that every (even slightly) non-trivial problem
> (or algorithm) results in a mess of IO code in Haskell? Come on, admit
> that you like to program in imperative style, and that's why you end up
> with such mess ;-)

why you (and Donald) don't want to understand me. i say that imperative
Haskell code is more efficient than pure (and especially lazy) one and that
even such code in ghc is slower than C equivalent. please don't assign to
me dumb ideas of your own!

Best regards,
 Bulat                            mailto:Bulat.Ziganshin at gmail.com

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