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Re: Misunderstanding Recursion

by shotgunefx (Parson)
on Dec 15, 2006 at 23:15 UTC ( #590151=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Misunderstanding Recursion

A good example of recursion (and the potential difficulties) is a Flood fill subroutine.

I wrote my first one on a 4mhz Tandy 1000, hit the limits on that pretty fast. Looking at how various other algorithms work to get around those issues would probably be informative as well.


-Lee
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