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galactic frame drag

by zentara (Archbishop)
on Dec 10, 2012 at 13:15 UTC ( #1008097=poem: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

does your code run slow? finding your time dilated? galactic frame drag

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Re: galactic frame drag
by space_monk (Chaplain) on Dec 10, 2012 at 13:53 UTC
    I prefer
    People assume that time is a strict progression of cause to effect, but *actually* from a non-linear, non-subjective viewpoint - it's more like a big ball of wibbly wobbly... time-y wimey... stuff.
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[Corion]: Nicholas Clark++ # read for a multichar block-delimiter by scanning for the last char, and only then check whether the whole delimiter was read.
[Corion]: At least if you're appending the data read to a larger buffer, this means you avoid the situation of "a delimiter was found but the other half has not been read yet"
choroba misses the context
[Corion]: choroba: Optimizing how Perl reads source code on startup (and then processes it line-by-line)
[Corion]: But in general, it seems to be an interesting approach I should think about - whenever I'm searching for something, to consider if I could search for the end of the token instead of the start of the token

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