On Tue, Mar 18, 2008 at 3:10 PM, Robert Klemme
<shortcutter / googlemail.com> wrote:
>  Yes, that's true.  But I'm inclined to say that even in Java there is a
>  single operation that is always the most expensive (not counting IO of
>  course) and this is object creation.

In the embedded version of Java, where it is possible to pre-allocate
objects and object pools, even this may not be a reliable truism.

-- 
Avdi