[squeak-dev] Why do we have SmallDictionary?

Levente Uzonyi leves at caesar.elte.hu
Fri Jun 8 12:06:07 UTC 2018

On Fri, 8 Jun 2018, Max Leske wrote:

> Is anyone aware of a reason for hanging on to SmallDictionary? I'm also 
> curious to know how SmallDictionary came to be. There must have been 
> some advantage over Dictionary at some point in the past.

IIRC it came from Seaside, where it was used to minimize the memory 
footprint of sessions.


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