decision-diagrams: Binary Decision Diagrams (BDD) and Zero-suppressed Binary Decision Diagrams (ZDD)

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Dependencies base (>= && <5), containers (>= && <0.7), hashable (>= && <1.5), hashtables (>= && <1.4), intern (>= && <, mwc-random (>= && <0.16), primitive (>= && <0.9), random (>=1.1 && <1.3), reflection (>=2.1.4 && <2.2), unordered-containers (>= && <0.3), vector (>= && <0.14) [details]
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Copyright 2021 Masahiro Sakai
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Binary Decision Diagrams (BDD) and Zero-suppressed Binary Decision Diagrams (ZDD) implementation in Haskell.

BDD is a data stucture suitable for representing boolean functions (can be thought as a compressed representation of truth tables) and many operations on boolean functions can be performed efficiently. ZDD is a variant of BDD suitable for representing (sparse) families of sets compactly.

BDD/ZDD uses hash-consing for compact representation and efficient comparison, and we use intern package for implementing hash-consing.

Comparison with other BDD packages for Haskell

Package name Repository BDD ZDD Style Implementation Hash-consing / Fast equality test
decision-diagrams (this package) GitHub ✔️ ✔️ pure pure Haskell ✔️
zsdd GitHub (deleted?) ✔️ ✔️ monadic pure Haskell ✔️
obdd GitHub ✔️ - pure pure Haskell -
HasCacBDD GitHub ✔️ - pure FFI ✔️
hBDD (hBDD-CUDD, hBDD-CMUBDD) GitHub ✔️ - pure FFI ✔️
cudd GitHub ✔️ - both pure*1 and monadic FFI ✔️

*1: cudd's pure interface is different from normal Haskell data types (like ones in the containers package, for example) because it requires DDManager argument.

Please feel free to make a pull request for addition or correction to the comparision.