[Haskell-cafe] RE: [Haskell] Top Level <-
ganesh.sittampalam at credit-suisse.com
Thu Sep 4 04:43:51 EDT 2008
Ashley Yakeley wrote:
> Sittampalam, Ganesh wrote:
> > In compiled code module boundaries don't necessarily exist. So how
> > you relink the loaded code so that it points to the unique copy of
> > module?
> hs-plugins loads modules as single .o files, I believe.
Yes, but (a) the loading program doesn't and (b) that's an
choice, not a necessity.
> Two RTSs? Are you quite sure? How would GC work?
I talked to Don about this and you're right, that doesn't happen.
he also confirmed that it does load modules a second time if they are
in the main program as well as the plugin, and it would be difficult to
the static and dynamic versions of the module.
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