Best search algorithm to find condition within a range

Marko Rauhamaa marko at
Thu Apr 9 20:14:52 CEST 2015

Chris Angelico <rosuav at>:

> With applications languages, as earlier mentioned, none of this should
> be necessary. Sacrifice the performance and have arbitrary-precision
> integers, Unicode strings, garbage collection, and first-class
> lists/functions/mappings etc. This is only about lower-level
> languages.

While Unicode is great, modulo arithmetics is much closer to my heart
than Unicode -- as an application programmer. Only today I released a
product feature that actively exploits the wrapping semantics.


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