The HP and PackedString (was: Re: [Haskell-cafe] Removing mtl
from the Haskell Platform)
dons at galois.com
Wed May 13 18:31:00 EDT 2009
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> On Wed, May 13, 2009 at 7:45 AM, Robin Green wrote:
> > I don't agree. TH can sometimes slow down a build considerably. I don't
> > want to see it getting even slower.
> I once switched TH to Strings. All the uses are trivial, and the
> encoded strings so small I found myself wondering whether
> bytestring/packedstring might not be slower than regular string.
> Certainly, I didn't notice any significant slowdown.
Do you have a patch?
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