Changes between Version 10 and Version 11 of NewPrimopsInGHC7.8


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Sep 19, 2013 10:17:47 AM (22 months ago)
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jstolarek
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  • NewPrimopsInGHC7.8

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    11= Primop changes in GHC 7.8 
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    3 TODO: Austin, this page is yours to prepare. 
     3TODO: Austin, this page is yours to prepare. Please do mention `isTrue#` and encourage people to use it for converting `Int#` to `Bool` (if they need to do such a conversion that is). Deatils are [http://ghc.haskell.org/trac/ghc/wiki/PrimBool#Implementationdetails here] (second bullet) and in Note [Optimizing isTrue#] (in ghc-prim). 
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    55If your interested in technical details behind this change, see [http://ghc.haskell.org/trac/ghc/wiki/PrimBool this page].