[Haskell-cafe] bytestring vs. uvector

Bulat Ziganshin bulat.ziganshin at gmail.com
Fri Mar 13 13:30:44 EDT 2009

Hello Don,

Friday, March 13, 2009, 8:08:57 PM, you wrote:

>> What is the reason why you have decided to use unpinned arrays
>> (ByteArray#) instead of pinned arrays (Foreign.Ptr)?

> They prevent heap fragmentation (and in general are faster).

you probably mean faster alloc/gc operations, everything else should
be the same

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

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