[Haskell-cafe] Re: The Worker/Wrapper Transformation
ben.franksen at online.de
Sat Jan 5 17:30:55 EST 2008
Achim Schneider wrote:
> ...is a paper about automatic specialisation of functions by unboxing
> arguments, one could say. I'm only on page 6, but already survived the
> first formalisms, which is bound to mean that the rest of the paper is
> likewise accessible, as hinted on at ltu.
> The transformation itself is mindbogglingly easy, which makes this a
> good start: You only have to understand the formalisms, not so much what
> the formalisms are representing. To quote spj: It usually turns out to
> be more interesting and challenging than it seemed at first.
> I'm tempted to write that this is a paper for everyone trying to figure
> out what the heck Jonathan is talking about.
many thanks for bringing this wonderful paper to my attention. Dijkstra's
soul breethes out of every equation...
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