[Haskell-cafe] Climbing up the shootout...

Bulat Ziganshin bulat.ziganshin at gmail.com
Mon Sep 22 16:20:38 EDT 2008

Hello Isaac,

Monday, September 22, 2008, 11:49:30 PM, you wrote:

>> i mean that naive haskell code is very slow and 3 or 5 or twelve libs
>> can't solve the problem of ghc generating slow code

> Is there something particularly fascinating about naive code written in
> any language? 

yes, in asm number of instructions executed more or less define
number of CPU cycles used. C known as portable asm. Haskell was
developed with goal to hide implementation details from egg-headed
scientists and this obviously should have some drawbacks

Best regards,
 Bulat                            mailto:Bulat.Ziganshin at gmail.com

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