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    SubjectRe: [rfc] Near-constant time directory index for Ext2

    > Have You tried to use skiplists ?
    > In 93 I've coded a skiplist based directory access for Minix and it gave very
    > interesting performances.
    > Skiplists have a link-list like performance when linear scanned, and overall
    > good performance in insertion/seek/delete.

    Skip list search/insert/delete is O(log N) in average as skip lists are just a
    dynamic version of interval bisection. Good hashing is O(1).

    Have a nice fortnight
    Martin `MJ' Mares <> <>
    Entropy isn't what it used to be.
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