Commit 105a5f47 authored by Matthew Pickering's avatar Matthew Pickering Committed by Ben Gamari
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Update link to paper about demand analyser in user guide

Reviewers: austin, bgamari

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Differential Revision: https://phabricator.haskell.org/D3354
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Switch on the strictness analyser. There is a very
old paper about GHC's strictness analyser, `Measuring the
effectiveness of a simple strictness
analyser <http://research.microsoft.com/en-us/um/people/simonpj/papers/simple-strictnes-analyser.ps.gz>`__,
but the current one is quite a bit different.
Switch on the strictness analyser. The
implementation is described in the paper `Theory and Practice of Demand Analysis in Haskell`<https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/research/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/demand-jfp-draft.pdf>`__.
The strictness analyser figures out when arguments and variables in
a function can be treated 'strictly' (that is they are always
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