AVL trees for Data.Map and Data.Set

Bulat Ziganshin bulat.ziganshin at gmail.com
Fri Mar 3 03:34:58 EST 2006

Hello John,

Friday, March 3, 2006, 1:10:17 AM, you wrote:

JM> Would it be possible to mock up an implementation of this using
JM> Data.Generics by chance? so we can use a generalized tree for anything

are you know that Data.Generics has run-time overheads and therefore
can be several times slower than fixed algorithm or algorithm
generated at compile time (for example, by TH) ?

JM> <noise>
JM> once get get derived generalized tries, I want to try derived
JM> generalized huffman (arithmetic?) encoding, derived generalized LZ*, and
JM> a derived generalized efficient 'diff' algorithm...
JM> </noise>

and this will be 1000 times slower that C implementations

Best regards,
 Bulat                            mailto:Bulat.Ziganshin at gmail.com

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