Proposal: Allow gunfold for Data.Map, Data.IntMap, etc.
ekmett at gmail.com
Thu Nov 22 04:32:01 CET 2012
As the deadline has long since past and this appears to have been
relatively non-controversial, what do we need to do to get these into
On Sat, Sep 1, 2012 at 8:23 AM, Edward Kmett <ekmett at gmail.com> wrote:
> For what it is worth, Milan already implemented the smarter fromList and
> it is considerably faster. =)
> If I'm reading his numbers right, its ~50% faster than the original in the
> worst case, and its about ~10x faster on large sorted inputs, and within 5%
> of the speed of fromDistinctAscList.
> Overall, it is a huge win.
> On Thu, Aug 30, 2012 at 9:50 AM, Brent Yorgey <byorgey at seas.upenn.edu>wrote:
>> On Wed, Aug 29, 2012 at 06:06:25PM -0700, Johan Tibell wrote:
>> > On Wed, Aug 29, 2012 at 5:57 PM, Edward Kmett <ekmett at gmail.com> wrote:
>> > > This might pay off as well, but I am leery that its a rather tricky
>> > > balancing act and will take a lot of profiling to find the right
>> balance in
>> > > practical performance vs. asymptotic bounds.
>> > >
>> > > Should we split the notion of improving the performance of fromList
>> into a
>> > > separate project/proposal
>> > > that simply exposes synergies with this one?
>> > Sure. Lets continue this thread on its original topic. I'm +1 on the
>> > proposal.
>> +1 from me too. A smarter fromList also sounds cool but I agree that
>> should be a separate proposal, if only to avoid derailing this one.
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