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Subject: Re: [boost] [review] The review of Boost.DoubleEnded starts today: September 21 - September 30
From: Thorsten Ottosen (tottosen_at_[hidden])
Date: 2017-09-27 14:47:20

Den 27-09-2017 kl. 04:18 skrev Soul Studios via Boost:
>> With std::deque you cannot control the segment size, and
>> implementations differ widely. Is it not obvious that having a block
>> size of 1 or 2 (as e.g. visual c++ does) is very fast.
> Visual studio's implementation is almost brokenly slow compared to others.

I totally agree.

>> That iteration over a deque can be slow has been known for two
>> decades, Matt Austern wrote an article about it.
> Not true.
> Libstdc++'s implementation iterates almost as fast as vector except for
> large structs (due to a fixed memory-based block size).

Nice work, btw.

Note I said "can" not "must". FWIW, batch_deque also uses a compile-time
block size.

kind regards


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