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Date: -- (:)
From: Pierre-Evariste Dagand <pedagand@g...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] "Ref" and copy of functions
> Now, I will re-write my combinators and see which style better suits my needs.

Finally, impressed by the speed of the record solution, I have
re-written the whole library with records.

I have measured the performance of this implementation against the
Ref-based one on "real" code. Thus, I have simulated my Chord [1]
implementation with a simulator instrumented such that it drops the
processing time for each arrow processing.

The results can be found at [2].

In a nutshell : the record solution has a negligible overhead compared
to the Ref solution.

Thanks all,


Pierre-Evariste DAGAND