[Haskell] memory management

Simon Marlow marlowsd at gmail.com
Tue Aug 4 09:49:40 EDT 2009

On 04/08/2009 13:33, Sam Martin wrote:
>> Sounds like region inference to me.
>> (https://secure.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/wiki/Region_inference)
> Thanks, yes, that's exactly what I had in mind.
> Is anything like this is done in GHC?

Not at the moment, no.

Bear in mind that with generational GC, allocating memory that quickly 
becomes garbage is quite cheap.


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