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Cool way of accepting arguments

Topics: Off Topic, Other, Using Cosmos (Developing your own OS, projects, etc)
Jun 2, 2014 at 11:16 AM
Edited Jun 2, 2014 at 11:17 AM
Hey, why you don't use "Substring()" like
(Just an example from my TUI xD)
    if (cmd.Substring(0, 3).ToLower() == "get")
                switch (cmd.Substring(4).ToLower())
                    case "date":
                        //Do Something
                        //Do Something
Jun 2, 2014 at 1:51 PM
Definitely more efficient, as substring instantiates the new string at once (at least it should) instead of concat-ing 1 character at a time..

2014-06-02 14:48 GMT+02:00 MisirianSoft <[email removed]>:

From: MisirianSoft

Wow that looks a bit easier than what I had to do...
Is that method more efficient (for my method if a string is long then it will take longer because of the while loop, does string.substring() use a while loop)?

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Jun 2, 2014 at 2:04 PM
@Misirian: your code is calling string concat as many time it split string and this implies it is instantiating array many times and using memory very slow comparatively substring...for more info look at cosmos plug of substring