[Oberon] How to mimic an associative array
dukeofperl at ml1.net
Sun Dec 5 13:58:34 CET 2010
On Sat, 4 Dec 2010, Douglas G. Danforth wrote:
> Does one want an associative 'array' or just an association?
> If one can associate two things x:y and retrieve one of them
> given the other then the implementation doesn't matter as
> long as it is efficient.
I think that I've found a solution that will work for me - a simple
String* = ARRAY ?? OF CHAR;
Form = POINTER TO Cell;
Cell = RECORD
value: ARRAY ?? OF CHAR;
That will give me _lots_ of practise using O-2 arrays, pointers and
Thanks for your and other's constructive and helpful input. It was
much appreciated! Merry Christmas!! everybody ...
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