Re: [PHP-DEV] ADT in PHP - where do we want them?

2001-01-17 Thread Rasmus Lerdorf
some time ago I had a discussion on #php.de with Ulf Wendel and Johann-Peter Hartmann about Advanced Data Types (short: ADT; data structures like Hashes, Linked Lists, Trees, ...) in PHP, because we needed efficient implementation of those for a project. Hrm.. Having just completed a

Re: [PHP-DEV] ADT in PHP - where do we want them?

2001-01-17 Thread Sebastian Bergmann
Rasmus Lerdorf wrote: What exactly do you have in mind here? A defined datatype so traversal functions could also be built in? Linked Lists for one thing can be easily implemented in a few lines of code in PHP itself. But the situation is different for tree, especially when you want to