[Haskell-cafe] A few questions on primes generating.

Andrew Coppin andrewcoppin at btinternet.com
Mon Aug 13 15:14:44 EDT 2007

Stefan O'Rear wrote:
> Also, large numbers don't (this is arguably a bug...) have restricted
> types:
> stefan at stefans:~$ ghc -e '1000000000000000000 :: Int'
> -1486618624

So many other programming languages allow weird things to happen with 
numeric overflows... it would be nice if Haskell didn't.

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