"FastPackedString" considered harmful

Bulat Ziganshin bulat.ziganshin at gmail.com
Thu Apr 20 04:03:58 EDT 2006

Hello Donald,

Thursday, April 20, 2006, 7:26:27 AM, you wrote:

> Instead, how about: Data.ByteString  (with a connotation of IntMap) ?

Data.Str and type Str imho is a best thing. but you should support
utf-8. Data.Str.Latin1 .. Data.Str.UCS4 may be used for other forms of
packed strings 

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

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