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From: Ville-Pertti Keinonen <will@e...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] Efficiency of 'a list
> Witness the linux kernel, which uses lists when lists are the most
> natrural, efficient data structure for the task at hand.

Or not.  Witness the long-lived O(n) scheduler...  And I hope you don't 
include pre-1.0 versions, which were algorithmically...shocking beyond 

And this despite the fact that based on his rants, Linus apparently 
hates all cache-trashing pointer chasing (and Lisp, and garbage 
collection etc.).

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