The nofib Benchmark Suite of Haskell Programs

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Part of the Workshops in Computing book series (WORKSHOPS COMP.)


This position paper describes the need for, make-up of, and “rules of the game” for a benchmark suite of Haskell programs. (It does not include results from running the suite.) Those of us working on the Glasgow Haskell compiler hope this suite will encourage sound, quantitative assessment of lazy functional programming systems. This version of this paper reflects the state of play at the initial pre-release of the suite.


Computer Architecture Functional Programming Benchmark Suite Real Program Benchmark Program 
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© British Computer Society 1993

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.University of GlasgowUK

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