Pattern matching vs. ETS lookups
Mon Feb 16 21:01:39 CET 2004
Serge Aleynikov writes:
> Could anyone shed some light on which one of the two approaches is
> better (i.e. faster, more compact, more efficient) - function
> overloading & use of pattern matching or ets lookups?
> The main question is if the number of functions is large (~ 65536), is
> it better to implement header/body parsing using hard-coded patterns:
This is so far outside most people's experience that "try and see" is
a reasonable way forward.
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