Cryptarithm solver test
Fergus Henderson <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes on 30 Sep 1999 on the
Cryptarithm solver test - Haskell vs. C++
> I downloaded ghc 4.04 and ran the same test on a 500MHz Pentium-III
> Linux System, and got the following figures:
> Language Compiler version Options Time
> Haskell ghc 4.04 -O2 8.5 seconds
> Haskell ghc 4.04 -O2 -fvia-c 8.6 seconds
> Mercury rotd-1999-09-17 -O6 2.4 seconds
> Mercury rotd-1999-09-17 -O6 --gc none 1.0 seconds
> C++ egcs-1.1.2 -O3 .17 seconds
> So it looks like ghc 4.04 is still a fair way behind, at least as
> far as this test case is concerned.
But what are precisely the programs you compare?
There were several versions.
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