Issue 5 2016-06-02
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Moving Stackage Nightly to GHC 8.0
I’ve been really impressed with how many of my projects already build with GHC 8, even those with significant dependencies.
Measuring GC latencies in Haskell, OCaml, Racket
I thought it would be amusing to reproduce the synthetic benchmark in OCaml and Racket, to see how other GCs handle this.
weigh: Measuring allocations in Haskell
Bringing down allocations (and thus work, and garbage collection) was key to achieving reasonable speed.
HaLVM v3: The Vision, The Plan
Galois decided to see if using a higher-level language could help speed up the prototyping process, by porting GHC to run on Xen.
Enterprise Haskell Pattern: Lensed Reader
I’d like to discuss some of the techniques I’ve picked up in the hopes that other Haskellers looking to use Haskell in “enterprise” software can at least have a jumping off point.
Why is the F# version of this program 6x faster than the Haskell one?
I am finding it difficult to figure out how to write efficient Haskell code.