Performance bug in HTTP library affecting "cabal update"

Mikhail Glushenkov the.dead.shall.rise at
Mon Dec 9 19:53:48 UTC 2013

On Mon, Dec 9, 2013 at 6:49 PM, Thomas Schilling
<nominolo at> wrote:
> Hi Ganesh and Mark,
> I just sent a pull request to the HTTP library [1] that dramatically
> improves the performance of "cabal update" (80s -> 8s on my machine).
> It would be nice if we could make a new release soon and compile the
> next Platform's "cabal-install" against it.

+1, this would be nice. Thank you for fixing this, Thomas.

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