libraries and applications that use this library using a high level of
- -O -funbox-strict-fields
-To illustrate, here are the times (in seconds) to generate and sum 250
-million random Word32 values, on a laptop with a 2.4GHz Core2 Duo
-P8600 processor, running Fedora 11 and GHC 6.10.3:
-As the numbers above suggest, compiling without optimisation will
-yield unacceptable performance.