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Date: 2003-11-19 (14:35)
From: skaller <skaller@o...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] GC and file descriptors
On Wed, 2003-11-19 at 12:49, Martin Berger wrote:
> Brian Hurt wrote:
> > For any large, complex, data structure & algorithm heavy application, 
> > Ocaml is the best language I know of. 
> what i've always wondered about is the following: all the benchmarks
> i have seen make ocaml look very good, but they are all using trivial
> programs. has anyone hands-on experience with using ocaml for processing
> *large* data-sets? by large i mean at least 1 GB? i am slightly worried
> about garbage collection performance in this case.

The person to ask about this is probably Markus Mottl,
his project deals with large commercial data sets.

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