[Haskell-cafe] ghc-mod version 4.1.0

Andreas Abel abela at chalmers.se
Wed May 21 01:19:23 UTC 2014

Oh, yes, tried M-x ghc-check-syntax on a 3 line program, and ghc-modi 
took 700m of resident memory.

On 02.05.2014 14:17, Kazu Yamamoto (山本和彦) wrote:
> Elliot,
>> One slight concern I've been running into recently is the memory usage of
>> ghc-modi. I've been on a rampage over the last few days trying to keep the
>> Chart library from OOMing on my laptop, and this generally involves killing
>> one or more ghc-modi instances with 1GB+ of resident memory. If anyone else
>> can confirm this is an issue (and it isn't already a known issue/necessary
>> evil), I'd be happy to file an issue on Github and do some preliminary work
>> as to why this is happening.
> Please record this space leak to a github issue. You are the second
> person who are taking about this. Though I have not experienced such a
> space leak, it must exit in some cases. Let's try to fix it.
> --Kazu
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