El Presidente's been looking into MySQL, and we were chatting about searching and sorting techniques. In MySQL, I gather, you can specify one of a number of data structures and algorithms to be used for a given index. One of those available is a 'btree', which I assumed to be binary tree.
I haven't got any idea. Hey, I write accounting packages! But like anyone who's gone through primary school, I know what the Fibonacci Numbers are.
"Hey, I know that," piped up Tulna, "That's from The Da Vinci Code!"
Arrrrgh! Arrrrgh! Arrrrgh! What is it about that book that irritates me so much?
Perhaps it's the fact that I wasted a good few hours reading it. "Hey", I thought, "all those hundreds of people that I've seen reading it on the train can't be wrong. It must be good."Posted to Rants by Simon Brunning at January 05, 2005 03:50 PM