The HP and PackedString (was: Re: [Haskell-cafe] Removing mtl from the Haskell Platform)

Bulat Ziganshin bulat.ziganshin at
Wed May 13 07:50:51 EDT 2009

Hello Robin,

Wednesday, May 13, 2009, 3:45:57 PM, you wrote:

>> TH isn't high-performance package and i think that it should just
>> switch to use of String

> I don't agree. TH can sometimes slow down a build considerably. I don't
> want to see it getting even slower.

i think GHC compile times is the reason rather than execution of TH scripts

Best regards,
 Bulat                            mailto:Bulat.Ziganshin at

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