OASIS Mailing List ArchivesView the OASIS mailing list archive below
or browse/search using MarkMail.


Help: OASIS Mailing Lists Help | MarkMail Help



   Re: Slowness of JDK 1.1.x String.intern() [was Re: SAX, Java, and Names

[ Lists Home | Date Index | Thread Index ]
  • From: David Brownell <db@Eng.Sun.COM>
  • To: James.Anderson@mecomnet.de
  • Date: Fri, 12 Feb 1999 10:12:50 -0800

james anderson wrote:
> (NB: I'm not a javist, so please forgive a silly question...)

Language is so mutable ... "javist" indeed!  ;-)

> What are the prospects of a form of intern which partitions the interned
> string cache?

I'd say pretty low, since this is so readily done in application
code.  In fact that's pretty much what Tim described:  just maintain
a cache mapping char arrays to the corresponding strings.  Each cache
would be one partition.

- Dave

xml-dev: A list for W3C XML Developers. To post, mailto:xml-dev@ic.ac.uk
Archived as: http://www.lists.ic.ac.uk/hypermail/xml-dev/ and on CD-ROM/ISBN 981-02-3594-1
To (un)subscribe, mailto:majordomo@ic.ac.uk the following message;
(un)subscribe xml-dev
To subscribe to the digests, mailto:majordomo@ic.ac.uk the following message;
subscribe xml-dev-digest
List coordinator, Henry Rzepa (mailto:rzepa@ic.ac.uk)


News | XML in Industry | Calendar | XML Registry
Marketplace | Resources | MyXML.org | Sponsors | Privacy Statement

Copyright 2001 XML.org. This site is hosted by OASIS