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Re: iptables -A or iptables -I?

On Tue, 2004-10-19 at 19:44 +0200, martin f krafft wrote:
> Uh, you should really read up on list/API design. This looks too
> much like Java or VB to me.

I said pseudocode. mallocs and other stuff were obfuscated for the sake
of the example ;)

> Appending to a n-linked list requires modification of n pointers.

It's the worst case (traversing a list with n elements)

> Inserting to a n-linked list requires modification of 2n pointers.

"Copying and Pasting" elements from one list to other, yes (it's 2n+1,
you're forgetting the inserted element). 

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