[Haskell-cafe] does the compiler optimize repeated calls?

Eric Kow eric.kow at gmail.com
Wed Sep 6 08:48:51 EDT 2006


On 9/6/06, Tamas K Papp <tpapp at princeton.edu> wrote:
> or does the compiler perform this optimization?  More generally, if a
> function is invoked with the same parameters again (and it doesn't
> involve anything like monads), does does it makes sense
> (performancewise) to "store" the result somewhere?

I was wondering something like this too, and then I found this email:

So I guess it is as Stephane said: theoretically possible but not actually done?

--eric the perpetual newbie

Eric Kow                     http://www.loria.fr/~kow
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