[Tutor] "bisect" vs "in"

eryksun eryksun at gmail.com
Thu Sep 20 15:05:40 CEST 2012

On Thu, Sep 20, 2012 at 7:58 AM, Albert-Jan Roskam <fomcl at yahoo.com> wrote:
> Can such a program be scaled to lists that do not fit into memory (maybe
> using shelve?)?

shelve uses a database (e.g. gdbm) based on hashing. It's an unordered
mapping. Unlike a dict, the keys must be strings.


GNU dbm:


Hash tables:


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