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Re: poll ideas quest 2007 (memory allocation metaphor)

by ambrus (Abbot)
on Feb 20, 2008 at 11:02 UTC ( #668983=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to poll ideas quest 2007

For discussing memory allocation schemes, the best metaphor is

  • hang-drying clothes
  • movie seating (considers cache locality issues)
  • parking
  • packing in a bag
  • packing in a cupboard
  • packing in a dishwasher

Please suggest other options to add before this goes up as a poll. Thanks.


Comment on Re: poll ideas quest 2007 (memory allocation metaphor)
Re^2: poll ideas quest 2007
by moritz (Cardinal) on Feb 20, 2008 at 11:11 UTC
    • None. Metaphors don't work.
Re^2: poll ideas quest 2007
by Tux (Monsignor) on Feb 20, 2008 at 11:18 UTC
    • Planning your agenda with family visits 'round Christmas time

    Enjoy, Have FUN! H.Merijn

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