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Date: 2005-11-01 (23:08)
From: Matt Gushee <matt@g...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] Re: OCaml efficiency/optimization?
Brian Hurt wrote:

> 3) Optimize.  This includes compiling to native, and using ocamldefun,
> the Ocaml Defunctorizor.

What's the status of ocamldefun? I tried to install it a few months ago,
but the version I downloaded wouldn't compile with Ocaml 3.08, and it
didn't appear that the package was being actively maintained.

> 4) Buy a faster computer.  No, really- what's the programmer time worth?

But if you're developing desktop software, please, please, at least
regularly test the product on machines comparable to what your users use.

Matt Gushee
Englewood, CO, USA