[Haskell-cafe] Performance: MD5

Jules Bean jules at jellybean.co.uk
Tue May 20 08:40:40 EDT 2008

Andrew Coppin wrote:
> So all that bravado about Haskell enabling higher-level optimisations to 
> produce a result faster than C is actually complete nonesense?

Nonsense? No.

Something that actually exists? No.

Haskell enables optimisations. Writing a SufficientlySmartCompiler ( 
http://c2.com/cgi/wiki?SufficientlySmartCompiler ) still requires work.


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