Could String internalize an ArrayBuffer?

Bergi a.d.bergi at web.de
Mon Dec 7 00:34:09 UTC 2015


Coroutines schrieb:

> What I want is to be able to view a String through a typed array
> without duplicating the memory/contents of that string.

The largest problem I see with this is that strings are immutable while 
typed arrays / buffers do allow indexed write access. So before using 
strings instead of buffers (or efficiently creating buffers from 
strings), we'd need to introduce something like ConstTypedArrays.

Regards,
  Bergi



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