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class EXT_PYTHON_DICTIONARY [V_, K_]
Summary
Associative memory. Values of type V_ are stored using Keys of type K_.
Efficient implementation of DICTIONARY using a hash_coder function on keys, using Python's algorithm.
Direct parents
Inherit list: ABSTRACT_PYTHON_DICTIONARY
Class invariant
Overview
Creation features
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Features
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  • put (v: V_, k: K_)
    Change some existing entry or add the new one.
  • fast_put (v: V_, k: K_)
    Same job as put, but uses basic = for comparison.
  • add (v: V_, k: K_)
    To add a new entry k with its associated value v.
  • remove (k: K_)
    Remove entry k (which may exist or not before this call).
  • fast_remove (k: K_)
    Same job as remove, but uses basic = for comparison.
  • clear_count
    Discard all items (is_empty is True after that call).
  • clear_count_and_capacity
    Discard all items (is_empty is True after that call).
  • set_item (v: V_, index: INTEGER_32)
  • item (index: INTEGER_32): V_
    Item at the corresponding index i.
  • key (index: INTEGER_32): K_
  • new_iterator_on_keys: ITERATOR[K_]
  • new_iterator_on_items: ITERATOR[V_]
  • new_iterator: ITERATOR[TUPLE 2[V_, K_]]
  • key_map_in (buffer: COLLECTION[K_])
    Append in buffer, all available keys (this may be useful to speed up the traversal).
  • item_map_in (buffer: COLLECTION[V_])
    Append in buffer, all available items (this may be useful to speed up the traversal).
  • copy (other: EXT_PYTHON_DICTIONARY [V_, K_])
    Reinitialize by copying all associations of other.
  • internal_key (k: K_): K_
    Retrieve the internal key object which correspond to the existing entry k (the one memorized into the Current dictionary).
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Implement manifest generic creation:
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Creation procedures
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Implement manifest generic creation:
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Counting:
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Basic access:
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  • infix "@" (k: K_): V_
    The infix notation which is actually a synonym for at.
Looking and searching some value:
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To provide iterating facilities:
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  • fast_is_equal (other: EXT_PYTHON_DICTIONARY [V_, K_]): BOOLEAN
    Do both dictionaries have the same set of associations?
  • is_equal (other: EXT_PYTHON_DICTIONARY [V_, K_]): BOOLEAN
    Do both dictionaries have the same set of associations?
  • is_equal_map (other: EXT_PYTHON_DICTIONARY [V_, K_]): BOOLEAN
    Do both collections have the same lower, upper, and items?
Display support:
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Agents based features:
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Other features:
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Indexing:
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hash_coder: FUNCTION[TUPLE[TUPLE 1[K_], ]]
writable attribute
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hash_code (k: K_): INTEGER_32
effective function
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make (a_hash_coder: FUNCTION[TUPLE[TUPLE 1[K_], ]])
effective procedure
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with_capacity (a_hash_coder: FUNCTION[TUPLE[TUPLE 1[K_], ]], medium_size: INTEGER_32)
effective procedure
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Default_size: INTEGER_32
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constant attribute
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capacity: INTEGER_32
writable attribute
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Of the storage area.
count: INTEGER_32
writable attribute
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Number of available items in the hoard.
has (k: K_): BOOLEAN
effective function
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Is there a value currently associated with key k?
at (k: K_): V_
effective function
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Return the value associated to key k.
reference_at (k: K_): V_
effective function
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Return Void or the value associated with key k.
fast_has (k: K_): BOOLEAN
effective function
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Is there a value currently associated with key k?
fast_at (k: K_): V_
effective function
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Return the value associated to key k using basic = for comparison.
fast_reference_at (k: K_): V_
effective function
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Same work as reference_at, but basic = is used for comparison.
put (v: V_, k: K_)
effective procedure
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Change some existing entry or add the new one.
fast_put (v: V_, k: K_)
effective procedure
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Same job as put, but uses basic = for comparison.
add (v: V_, k: K_)
effective procedure
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To add a new entry k with its associated value v.
remove (k: K_)
effective procedure
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Remove entry k (which may exist or not before this call).
fast_remove (k: K_)
effective procedure
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Same job as remove, but uses basic = for comparison.
clear_count
effective procedure
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Discard all items (is_empty is True after that call).
clear_count_and_capacity
effective procedure
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Discard all items (is_empty is True after that call).
set_item (v: V_, index: INTEGER_32)
effective procedure
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item (index: INTEGER_32): V_
effective function
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Item at the corresponding index i.
key (index: INTEGER_32): K_
effective function
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new_iterator_on_keys: ITERATOR[K_]
effective function
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new_iterator_on_items: ITERATOR[V_]
effective function
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new_iterator: ITERATOR[TUPLE 2[V_, K_]]
effective function
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key_map_in (buffer: COLLECTION[K_])
effective procedure
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Append in buffer, all available keys (this may be useful to speed up the traversal).
item_map_in (buffer: COLLECTION[V_])
effective procedure
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Append in buffer, all available items (this may be useful to speed up the traversal).
copy (other: EXT_PYTHON_DICTIONARY [V_, K_])
effective procedure
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Reinitialize by copying all associations of other.
internal_key (k: K_): K_
effective function
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Retrieve the internal key object which correspond to the existing entry k (the one memorized into the Current dictionary).
storage: NATIVE_ARRAY[PYTHON_DICTIONARY_NODE[V_, K_]]
writable attribute
ensure_capacity (new_capacity: INTEGER_32)
effective procedure
valid_internal_index (index: INTEGER_32): BOOLEAN
effective function
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next_internal_index (index: INTEGER_32): INTEGER_32
effective function
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internal_index (index: INTEGER_32): INTEGER_32
effective function
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index_of (k: K_): INTEGER_32
effective function
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fast_index_of (k: K_): INTEGER_32
effective function
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stew_shift: INTEGER_8
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constant attribute
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manifest_make (needed_capacity: INTEGER_32)
effective procedure
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Manifest creation of a HASHED_DICTIONARY.
create_with_capacity (new_capacity: INTEGER_32)
effective procedure
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powered_capacity (medium_size: INTEGER_32): INTEGER_32
effective function
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manifest_put (index: INTEGER_32, v: V_, k: K_)
effective procedure
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manifest_semicolon_check: INTEGER_32
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constant attribute
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Put semicolons between successive value-key pairs.
key_safe_equal (k1: K_, k2: K_): BOOLEAN
effective function
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Because keys are never Void, we do not rely on the SAFE_EQUAL class.
is_empty: BOOLEAN
effective function
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Is it empty?
infix "@" (k: K_): V_
frozen
effective function
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The infix notation which is actually a synonym for at.
occurrences (v: V_): INTEGER_32
effective function
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Number of occurrences using is_equal for comparison.
fast_occurrences (v: V_): INTEGER_32
effective function
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Number of occurrences using basic = for comparison.
key_at (v: V_): K_
effective function
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Retrieve the key used for value v using is_equal for comparison.
fast_key_at (v: V_): K_
effective function
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Retrieve the key used for value v using = for comparison.
lower: INTEGER_32
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constant attribute
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Minimum index.
upper: INTEGER_32
effective function
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Maximum index.
first: V_
effective function
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The very first item.
last: V_
effective function
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The last item.
keys: TRAVERSABLE[K_]
effective function
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An iterable of this map keys
items: TRAVERSABLE[V_]
effective function
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An iterable of this map values Usually returns Current because MAP is TRAVERSABLE.
fast_is_equal (other: EXT_PYTHON_DICTIONARY [V_, K_]): BOOLEAN
effective function
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Do both dictionaries have the same set of associations?
is_equal (other: EXT_PYTHON_DICTIONARY [V_, K_]): BOOLEAN
effective function
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Do both dictionaries have the same set of associations?
is_equal_map (other: EXT_PYTHON_DICTIONARY [V_, K_]): BOOLEAN
effective function
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Do both collections have the same lower, upper, and items?
out_in_tagged_out_memory
effective procedure
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Append terse printable representation of current object in tagged_out_memory.
for_each (action: PROCEDURE[TUPLE[TUPLE 2[V_, K_]]])
effective procedure
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Apply action to every [V_, K_] associations of Current.
do_all (action: ROUTINE[TUPLE[TUPLE 2[V_, K_]]])
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effective procedure
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Apply action to every [V_, K_] associations of Current.
for_all (test: FUNCTION[TUPLE[TUPLE 2[V_, K_]]]): BOOLEAN
effective function
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Do all [V_, K_] associations satisfy test?
exists (test: FUNCTION[TUPLE[TUPLE 2[V_, K_]]]): BOOLEAN
effective function
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Does at least one [V_, K_] association satisfy test?
aggregate (action: FUNCTION[TUPLE[TUPLE 3[V_, V_, K_], V_]], initial: V_): V_
effective function
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Aggregate all the elements starting from the initial value.
keys_memory: DICTIONARY_KEY_TRAVERSER[V_, K_]
writable attribute
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_inline_agent43 (v: V_, k: K_)
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effective procedure
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enumerate: ENUMERATE[E_]
effective function
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get_new_iterator: ITERATOR[E_]
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effective function
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generation: INTEGER_32
writable attribute
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next_generation
effective procedure
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_inline_agent1 (a: ROUTINE[TUPLE[TUPLE 1[E_]]], e: E_)
frozen
effective procedure
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valid_index (i: INTEGER_32): BOOLEAN
effective function
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True when i is valid (i.e., inside actual bounds).