Arrays v. otherCollections

Jimmie Houchin jhouchin at
Mon Apr 28 16:38:41 UTC 2003


I am merely seeking some wisdom from those with experience where I have 
none. :)

I was experimenting with code I was writing and was testing differences 
in performance between Array, OrderedCollection and Dictionary. The 
difference was significant. Array is amazing (performance wise). I have 
not concluded my testing to discover differences in creation vs. 
differences in retrieving data.

My question.

When dealing with a known static form like a book, would there be any 
reason to choose something other than an Array?

#(Book #(Chapters #(Verses #(Text))))

Is there anything I should be aware of when creating multi-dimensional 

Thanks for any wisdom.

Jimmie Houchin

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