dict vs kjBuckets vs ???

Greg Ewing greg.ewing at compaq.com
Fri Jun 11 03:41:56 CEST 1999

MK wrote:
> In some book on algorithms I've read that after inserting limited
> number of items performance of operating on hash tables
> drops dramatically.

My understanding is that Python dicts expand their
hash tables before they become dangerously full,
so this behaviour doesn't occur.


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