Changes between Version 6 and Version 7 of DebuggingGhcCrashes


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Timestamp:
Oct 31, 2006 1:24:56 AM (9 years ago)
Author:
samb
Comment:

fix link to Encoding.hs

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  • DebuggingGhcCrashes

    v6 v7  
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    128128Symbols in GHC are encoded using something called the Z-encoding (see
    129 [http://darcs.haskell.org/ghc/ghc/compiler/utils/Encoding.hs Encoding.hs]).  Basically special symbols are replaced by sequences
     129[http://darcs.haskell.org/ghc/compiler/utils/Encoding.hs Encoding.hs]).  Basically special symbols are replaced by sequences
    130130beginning with {{{z}}} or {{{Z}}}.  eg. {{{state#}}} becomes
    131131{{{statezh}}}.  The letter {{{z}}} itself is replaced by {{{zz}}}.