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Re^4: OOP/Linked List Question

by hok_si_la (Curate)
on Feb 08, 2005 at 04:11 UTC ( #428905=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re^3: OOP/Linked List Question
in thread OOP/Linked List Question


The list in my future code would be dynamic in size, and would contain anywhere from 50-1500 elements. I certainly obtained a ton of good advice on the topic. I need to consult my old operation cost charts from school, and play with a few of the ideas to decide which data type would be a best fit for my app. I am really looking forward to getting this running.


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Re^5: OOP/Linked List Question
by BrowserUk (Pope) on Feb 08, 2005 at 04:24 UTC

    Well, have fun. Just remeber that O-notation comparisons of different algorithms general carry an unstated "all other things being equal" clause.

    That is, an O(N) algorithm written in C (like splice), may outform a O(1+a few bits) algorithm written in Perl, if N is fairly small (and 50-1500 is small in this context) and those "few bits" consitute several lines of Perl.

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