Hacker News new | past | comments | ask | show | jobs | submit login

This is a very under-appreciated point. If you profile a program on non-pathological input, the profiler won't tell you what's going to explode later on when your program hits a rare case that you hadn't expected. Theoretical upper bounds don't have this problem.



Guidelines | FAQ | Support | API | Security | Lists | Bookmarklet | Legal | Apply to YC | Contact

Search: