[Haskell-cafe] Re: Why can't Haskell be faster?
peter at syncad.com
Wed Oct 31 19:30:39 EDT 2007
The site claims it is quite up to date:
about Haskell GHC
The Glorious Glasgow Haskell Compilation System, version 6.6
Examples are compiled mostly in the middle of this year and
at least -O was used. Each test has a log available. They
are good at documenting what they do.
Peter Verswyvelen wrote:
> Are these benchmarks still up-to-date? When I started learning FP, I had
> to choose between Haskell and Clean, so I made a couple of little
> programs in both. GHC 6.6.1 with -O was faster in most cases, sometimes
> a lot faster... I don't have the source code anymore, but it was based
> on the book "The Haskell road to math & logic".
> However, the Clean compiler itself is really fast, which is nice, it
> reminds me to the feeling I had with Turbo Pascal under DOS :-) I find
> GHC rather slow in compilation. But that is another topic of course.
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