In days of yore it was a badge of honour to be able to fit a full file manager,
spreadsheet application, appointment reminder and Tetris Easter Egg within a 32KB
Kids these days are hard pressed to get "Hello, World" in under 4MB so we're
going to wind back the clock.
Create an application that will calculate and display the changes between two
text files as fast as possible using the least amount of memory possible. Provide
timing data and maximum memory use data to prove you're the leanest and meanest.
There will be 3 categories:
Once you have created your application and posted
it as an article, post a link in the forum below so we can all view and comment
All applications will use the same
data. This file contains two
large HTML files that have a small number of changes.
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Rama Krishna Vavilala wrote:Should it a a GUI or a console application
Rama Krishna Vavilala wrote:I assume it is not simple text changes rather it will have to consider HTML structure into account.
Rama Krishna Vavilala wrote:Are you talking about the net working set size in the task manager or the amount of memory actually used to do the comparison
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RollingThunder wrote:... will use the same data
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