Thread: Making a search engine.

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    Making a search engine.

    I'm told that hash tables can make things easier when making a search engine. Would someone like to explain what the heck a hash table is, how to make one, and how to use it for a search?

    Thanks in advance if you can help.

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    hash tables speed up search operations greatly, i posted a question similar to yours. Search the board and you will the find the answers
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