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revised Which of these two shuffle algorithms is more random?
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revised How to handle sorting of complex objects?
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revised Prevent developers from using constants
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comment What would be an actual DFA/actual regex engine solve this simple regex pattern?
@JimThio how exactly it does its backtracking is an implementation detail. One way would be to push the state on a stack another would be to use recursion and use the application stack as the stack.
Nov
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revised What would be an actual DFA/actual regex engine solve this simple regex pattern?
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Nov
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revised How to deal with constructors in large data classes
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answered What would be an actual DFA/actual regex engine solve this simple regex pattern?
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answered How can regular expression be ambiguous?
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answered How to deal with constructors in large data classes
Nov
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revised Why are self-hosting compilers considered a rite of passage for new languages?
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Nov
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comment Should Linked Lists always have a tail pointer?
Actually with immutability a tail pointer is next to useless because the only thing you can do with it is see what the last element is. Everything else needs to work from the head.
Nov
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comment Should Linked Lists always have a tail pointer?
a tail pointer is 4-8 bytes (depending on 32 or 64 bit system)
Nov
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revised Search Algorithm Question
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answered Search Algorithm Question
Oct
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revised Best practices in comment writing and documentation
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Oct
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answered Difference of efficiency
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comment Is it always possible to separate multiple conditions in an IF statement into individual statements?
Can you create a new value to test with the next line?
Oct
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revised Why aren't named switch statements a language feature?
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revised Why aren't named switch statements a language feature?
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