[Haskell-cafe] Aeson memory use

Lana Black lanablack at amok.cc
Thu Aug 9 16:07:59 UTC 2018

On 08/09/2018 02:38 PM, Vanessa McHale wrote:
> Well, the problem with that is that in a lazy language, the "parsing
> stage" may not be as clearly distinguished as you suggest. Simply
> forcing the evaluation of all THUNKs is not what happens in the actual
> program.

True. Unfortunately, that doesn't mean the memory issue doesn't exist. 
Data.Map already has quite significant memory footprint, but aeson makes 
it even worse.

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