[fpc-pascal] rtl-generics vs fgl

Marco van de Voort marcov at stack.nl
Sun Mar 19 14:40:58 CET 2017

In our previous episode, Sven Barth via fpc-pascal said:
> > Sorry if this is a silly question, I didn't really follow Generics
> > discussions in the past. If the "rtl-generics" package a replacement for
> > the fgl unit?
> The fgl unit is more lightweight while rtl-generics might provide better
> performance.

Performance is a multi edges sword anyway.

For a site that shows some benchmarking results for commonly used FPC hashes
(though actually more generic maps) see


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