text-short: Memory-efficient representation of Unicode text strings

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This package provides the ShortText type which is suitable for keeping many short strings in memory. This is similiar to how ShortByteString relates to ByteString.

The main difference between Text and ShortText is that ShortText doesn't support zero-copy slicing (thereby saving 2 words), and, compared to text-1.*, that it uses UTF-8 instead of UTF-16 internally. Consequently, the memory footprint of a (boxed) ShortText value is 4 words (2 words when unboxed) plus the length of the UTF-8 encoded payload.


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Versions [RSS] 0.1, 0.1.1, 0.1.2, 0.1.3, 0.1.4, 0.1.5, 0.1.6
Change log ChangeLog.md
Dependencies base (>=4.7 && <4.20), binary (>=0.7.1 && <0.9), bytestring (>=0.10.4 && <0.13), deepseq (>=1.3 && <1.6), ghc-prim (>=0.3.1 && <0.12), hashable (>=1.2.6 && <1.5), semigroups (>=0.18.2 && <0.21), template-haskell (>= && <2.22), text (>=1.0 && <1.3 || >=2.0 && <2.2) [details]
License BSD-3-Clause
Author Herbert Valerio Riedel
Maintainer hvr@gnu.org
Revised Revision 3 made by phadej at 2023-10-03T21:07:52Z
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Bug tracker https://github.com/hvr/text-short/issues
Source repo head: git clone https://github.com/hvr/text-short.git
Uploaded by phadej at 2022-01-01T00:37:38Z
Distributions Arch:0.1.5, Debian:0.1.3, Fedora:0.1.5, LTSHaskell:0.1.6, NixOS:0.1.6, Stackage:0.1.6, openSUSE:0.1.5
Reverse Dependencies 59 direct, 7811 indirect [details]
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