[Grok-dev] Re: Performance of OrderedContainer

Wichert Akkerman wichert at wiggy.net
Tue Jun 17 11:54:58 EDT 2008

Previously Martijn Faassen wrote:
> I think it should use a BTree of some kind for the order information 
> (_order) to prevent this problem. BTrees are however automatically 
> sorted, so the design isn't obvious. The original OrderedContainer in 
> Zope 3 seems to also use PersistentList, so that code is no help here.
> Ideas, patches welcome. :)

http://svn.plone.org/svn/plone/plone.folder/ is an implementation of a
large orderable folder for Zope2 that has been through a few benchmarks
and tuning rounds. It may be useful as inspiration.


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