[Python-Dev] The memo of pickle
Wed, 07 Aug 2002 22:17:58 -0400
>> The code to support BTrees would be quite a burden.
> It wouldn't be all that complicated, surely? And you'd
> only need about half of it, because you only need to
> be able to add keys, never delete them.
Have you done a production-quality, portable B-Tree implementation? Could
you prevail in arguing that memory reduction is more important than speed
here? Etc. B-Trees entail a messy set of tradeoffs.
> Is there any information available about this
> other than the 3 lines I managed to find amongst
> all the sourceforge crud?
It was a short-lived topic on Python-Dev about two weeks ago. Try, mmm,
for lots of info.