Current results of "dictionary word count" programs...

Levi Pearson levi at cold.org
Tue Mar 14 11:25:51 MST 2006


On Mar 14, 2006, at 10:39 AM, Michael Halcrow wrote:
>
> I only have two words for you:
>
> Tail Recursion.
>
> It is, after all, O'Caml.
>
> ;-)
>

I thought about that, but I was already using mutable data, and the  
while loop was shorter. :)

I'm working on a SML version now, to see if mlton's whole-program  
optimizer will give any benefit.  I'm not counting on it, since it's  
not a terribly complex program, but it's an interesting exercise  
nonetheless.

		--Levi



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