[Haskell-cafe] Re: speed: ghc vs gcc
Ahn, Ki Yung
kyagrd at gmail.com
Fri Feb 20 18:10:19 EST 2009
Thomas Davie wrote:
> You need look no further than the debian language shootout that things
> really aren't as bad as you're making out – Haskell comes in in general
> less than 3x slower than gcc compiled C.
> Of note, of all the managed languages, this is about the fastest – none
> of the other languages that offer safety and garbage collection etc get
> as close as Haskell does.
OCaml and Clean seems to be pretty fast too.
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