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[REBOL] Re: Finding a value in a series?

From: gjones05:mail:orion at: 23-May-2001 5:19

From: "Joel Neely"
> GS Jones wrote: > > > > If you still have the test set-up, will you compare select against > > find/skip? My own down-n-dirty suggests select is slightly faster
> > find/skip. Just curious how your test-jig compares. Thanks! > > > > I already tried it. As I recall, they were within a percent > or two; given the statistical noise in the samples, that's > not a significant difference. > > -jn-
Thanks, Joel. As a side note, when I hear/read the expression statistical noise , I always think footprints of a nonlinear dynamic being driven toward chaos. Cognitive filters can be sooo distracting. Thanks again. --Scott Jones