Reclaiming (lots of) memory

Thomas Rast at
Sun Oct 3 19:00:32 CEST 2004

Paul Rubin <> writes:

> I'm not sure what your dictionary of dictionaries is supposed to do,
> but from your dissociated press description it sounds like you want to
> look at the pairs of adjacent pairs of words and build up a
> probability table.  In that case I'd do something like:
[... use the 'sort' utility on a temporary file ...]

Thanks a lot for your input!  I'm still not sure what exactly I'm
going to do, since I'd also like to update the tables as new lines
come in, but I may just have to regenerate them periodically.  In any
case, your post certainly gives me some ideas.

- Thomas

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