[Oberon] How to mimic an associative array (2)
zen53397 at zen.co.uk
Thu Dec 2 15:54:23 CET 2010
Oberon people emphasise the virtues of simplicity.
The original suggestion by Duke is easy to understand and simple to
Present day computers have huge memories so the size of the array to
store these records is not an issue in most cases. Present day computers
run very fast so search times are not likely to be an issue even if the
array is quite large and a brute force method of searching for the key
Why use more complicated methods if a simple method will do the job?
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