FPS, ForeignPtr and GHC 6.6

Bulat Ziganshin bulat.ziganshin at gmail.com
Fri Apr 21 06:18:22 EDT 2006

Hello Donald,

Friday, April 21, 2006, 2:09:36 PM, you wrote:

> Just did some benchmarking of FPS with ghc 6.6 from last night.
> Most functions seem to have gotten faster (due to the improved ForeignPtr). In particular:

it's the answer what will be the speed using ByteArray#. ForeignPtr in
ghc 6.6 is no magic, it just contains direct Ptr instead of boxed one
in 6.4

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

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