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Date: 2007-06-01 (14:18)
From: Stephen Weeks <sweeks@s...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] Comparison of OCaml and MLton for numerics
> However, in some cases, defunctorization may produce a good speedup,
> especially if you use massive inlining (e.g. ocamlopt -inline 1000). On the
> contrary, defunctorization may produce cache problem because the size of the
> defunctorized code may be very bigger than the size of the initial code.

I've never observed this problem in practice using MLton, and don't know anyone
in the MLton world who has.  Has this actually been observed using the OCaml