What's the point of static arrays ?
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Thu Jul 9 13:56:24 UTC 2020
On Thursday, 9 July 2020 at 12:12:06 UTC, wjoe wrote:
> Also GC but it's possible to make a dynamic array
> implementation which avoids the GC.
It's easy to make a dynamic array without using the GC. Did you
mean "implementation which avoids memory management"?
> I'm not considering supposed performance benefits/penalties
> because these need to be profiled.
> Considering the many downsides why would I ever want to choose
> a static over a dynamic array ?
Sometimes the amount of elements is known at compile time so you
don't need to waste CPU cycles for memory allocation/freeing.
This can be really important when you work on a
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