Author pitrou
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Date 2013-09-29.21:51:14
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> Deleting a slice at the front of a bytearray have linear complexity
> from the size of a bytearray (in any case del b[:1] is a little faster
> than b[:1] = b''). I doubt than any performance critical code do it
> instead of increasing an index in constant time.

Increasing an index requires that you compact the bytearray from time to
time, lest it fills the whole memory.
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