[webkit-dev] When should I use AtomicString vs String?

Daker Pinheiro daker.pinheiro at openbossa.org
Fri May 31 14:14:48 PDT 2013

It is faster to compare and hash AtomicString than regular Strings.

On Fri, May 31, 2013 at 5:57 PM, Brendan Long <self at brendanlong.com> wrote:

> I hope this isn't a stupid question, but I can't find any references to
> what the difference between AtomicString and String is. It looks like
> AtomicString is generally preferred, but I don't know why. Can someone
> fill me in on this? Is there any refences for the classes in WTF?
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Daker Fernandes Pinheiro
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