What is different with Python ?

Roy Smith roy at panix.com
Wed Jun 15 00:27:38 CEST 2005


Mike Meyer <mwm at mired.org> wrote:
> I've never seen someone explain why, for instance, string addition is 
> O(n^2) beyond the very abstract "it creates a new string with each 
> addition". No concrete details at all.

I took a shot at that very question a while ago.  Elephants never forget, 
and neither does google (http://tinyurl.com/9nrnz).



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