Re: Property Lists bear 04 Apr 2003 06:39 UTC

>At Thu, 03 Apr 2003 15:22:45 +0200, bear wrote:

>> Why are record types preferred to property lists?  What is the problem
>> they solve that property lists do not?

On Thu, 3 Apr 2003, Matthias Felleisen wrote:

>Constant access time and analysis via 0CFA/SBA. -- Matthias

Constant access time is satisfied by a hash table implementation.
Compile-time analysis is easily handled by constant propagation
through the hash function.