Writing huge Sets() to disk

Simo Melenius firstname.lastname at iki.fi-spam
Mon Jan 10 17:33:42 EST 2005

"John Lenton" <jlenton at gmail.com> writes:

> you probably want to look into building set-like objects ontop of
> tries, given the homogeneity of your language. You should see
> imrpovements both in size and speed.

Ternary search trees give _much_ better space-efficiency compared to
tries, at the expense of only slightly slower build and search time.
This is especially essential as the OP mentioned he could have huge
sets of data.


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