FPS 0.3

Simon Marlow simonmarhaskell at gmail.com
Fri Apr 21 06:22:28 EDT 2006

Bulat Ziganshin wrote:
> Hello Simon,
> Friday, April 21, 2006, 12:40:17 PM, you wrote:
>>Looks good to me.  I propose we resolve the naming and put it into the
>>base package as a replacement for Data.PackedString.
> are you sure that ByteString can replace PackedString? ;)

are you referring to the fact that ByteString doesn't handle the full 
Unicode range, but PackedString does?

My response to that would be to use [Char] if you want Unicode. 
PackedString was slower than [Char] in many cases anyway :-)


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