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A stack is a last in, first out (LIFO) abstract data type and data structure. Perhaps the most common use of stacks is to store subroutine arguments and return addresses.

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Stack as a Persistent Data Structure Implementation

After reading some articles about immutability, I found out that there are persistent data structures. In the following, I implemented a stack as a persistent data structure. What I like about the ...
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Stack Interview Code methods made from class Node and Smart Pointers

Mainly looking for feedback on my use of smart pointers to implement a standard stack. For interview level production code I have also include a namespace and asserts to test my class, let me know if ...
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Stack template using linked list

I'm working on a stack implementation using a linked list, but I have a strong feeling that I overcomplicated my solution. I would appreciate it if you review this code and give me any suggestions on ...
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Leetcode: Valid parentheses

https://leetcode.com/problems/valid-parentheses/ Given a string containing just the characters (, ), ...
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C++ Updated Stack Code

The original question can be seen here: Stack implementation in C++ using linked list Changes (with the help of Martin): Added copy constructor and assignment operator overload Changed return type ...
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Stack implementation in C++ using linked list

I am learning C++ and I made a simple stack class using a (reversed) linked-list to test my knowledge. Are there any problems with the following code, or any suggestions to improve it? I want to ...
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Using the stack algorithm for parenthesis matching

I have used Stacks to check for brackets mismatch. (Parentheses matching problem using Stack algorithm) Any suggestions on how to improve the code? I have tried various examples and it works ...
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Stack implementation in C++ including min(), max() functions in O(1)

This implementation seems to work. I would love to get any suggestions / comments on how this code could be improved. Are there any potential memory management issues? Any additional methods that ...
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Stack Array implementation of Java

This is my array implementation on stack in Java. It involves push, pop, get and growth when limit of array size is reached. I am a self-taught programmer starting to learn data structures and ...
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Stack using Linked List in Swift

I made this implementation of a stack in Swift that stores its elements as a linked list. It seems to work perfectly well, but I’m wondering how I can improve it to follow the best practices of the ...
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Implementing a stack using a linked-list

In my intro CS class we're reviewing data structures. I'm currently working on implementing a stack using a linked list (LIFO) in C. I'd appreciate a review of the implementation as well as of my ...
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LinkedList Stack Implementation

I'm new to the programming and I want to ask a question about my linkedlist stack implementation if it's correct and if it meets the requirements of the linkedlist stack implementation. If there is ...
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Generic stack data structure using linked list and smart pointers

I have decided to rewrite what I did here, following the suggestions to use smart pointers. I will rewrite the other data structures as well using smart pointers where appropriate. I just want to see ...
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All the paths from the root to the leaves

Given a binary tree, return all root-to-leaf paths. Example: -- 1 / \ 2 3 \ 5 Output should be: ["1->2->5", "1->3"] My approach: I walk the branches ...
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Iteratively determine the diameter of a binary tree

Can the performance of the iterative approach be improved? I find that this approach lags behind many recursive options. no recursive answers, please. Baseline recursive approach: takes 52 steps ...
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A Stack Implementation In C

I've written a very simple linked list based stack implementation and was wondering if this is the standard way to do it in C. ...
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Stack implemented with linked list

I have looked at some previous posts and changed my code accordingly. Do you have some suggestions about my current code? Here are my specific questions: What should ...
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Implementing a stack with Java

I am trying to implement a stack with Java: ...
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Threadsafe Stack

Here is a class which I have written to create a simple Stack data structure which can be shared across multiple threads. It's a simple LIFO which has 2 operations: one to push onto the top of the ...
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Abstract Data Type: Stack implementation in C++

While trying to get better at C++ I tried my hand at making a stack implementation. This is the result: ...
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Generic Stack Data Structure Using Linked Lists

I am a mathematician attempting to become proficient with C++. At the moment I am learning about data structures. I am now writing a stack data structure using linked list from scratch. I have tested ...
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Unit Testing- simple stack class

This is my first real attempt at unit testing. This is an area I'm currently focused on improving. I say this because I would greatly appreciate any and every improvement! Stack code: ...
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Find redundant braces in an input string

I am solving interview questions from here. Problem : Write a program to validate if the input string has redundant braces Return 0/1 : ...
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Array-based stack

Description: An array-based Stack class. Since this class is designed using an array the size of the Stack is limited to ...
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Python 2 Stack and LinkedList implementation

I'm currently implementing data structures and algorithms I studed in my college course. This is my implementation of a singly linked list and a stack. I would appreciate some feedback in terms of the ...
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Check if brackets are balanced

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Multiple stacks implemented via a linked lists on top of single fixed-size array

Problem Statement Originally, the problem is defined in the book as following: Describe how you could use a single array to implement three stacks. — Cracking the Coding Interview (6th edition) ...
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List operation while implementing stack

This is a very basic problem of implementing a queue operation using two stacks. Until now there are no issues with the logic but the testing tool report it takes more time than usual. Test case ...
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Validator for mathematical expression in infix form

This program will validate whether a mathematical expression entered by the user is a valid expression based off whether the expression itself has been entered with the correct scope openers and scope ...
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Compute the height of a tower made of buckets

I need to speed up my algorithm. It is about finding the height of a tower. The tower is built from buckets. Each bucket has height and radius (1 <= height,radius <= 1000). Variable ...
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Stack implementation with singly linked list

The following is my implementation of a stack using a linked list. ...
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Stack implementation using a singly linked list

I've implemented a stack using a singly linked list and would like to know if there are any things I could improve on. StackList.h: ...
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A Stack Template

Why you're here: Today I bring you a simple Stack Machine and a Lot of questions. I am trying to gain a little bit more understanding of pointers, memory management and templates and thought a Stack ...
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Converting prefix expressions to infix

Here is my new working code. Man, working with strings in C is tedious and annoying. I had built the algorithm in short time, took hours figuring how to implement it properly in C. Tell me if there ...
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Eight Queens Recursive

I am working on a Java textbook chapter on recursion, and I am to implement an Eight Queens solution using recursion. Though I know that I am to post working code in Code Review, I do believe this ...
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Stack Implementation in C++ with Exceptions

Appreciate your thoughts and feedback... Stack.h ...
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C++ Stack implementation with linked-list

It's proving difficult to find implementations of a Stack with linked list and Im trying to figure out if my implementation is correct/not missing anything obvious. ...
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Stack data structure implementation in Java

I recently made a data structure, stack implementation in Java and I would like feedback on my code to improve it (other than commenting/documenting my code). ...
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Stack calculator in Racket

I have implemented a stack calculator based on this programming task. I wondered if a more experienced racketeer could give me feedback and tell me if I am missing anything in Racket that would enable ...
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Python stack and queue classes, implemented using lists

I have made a stack and queue implementation with OOP in Python (sorry for variable names) . It is made from scratch. I just watched a video how these two things work. I am still trying to improve in ...
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Remove all adjacent duplicates in a string using a Stack

Input: careermonk Output: camonk Input: mississippi Output: m I want to improve this code. ...
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Implement a stack class in Python

Problem : Implement a stack class in Python. It should support 3 APIs: stack.top(): prints element at top of stack stack.pop(): takes out an element from top of stack, stack.push(): ...
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Generic fixed-size Stack implementation in C

Coming mostly from C#/Java background, I'm trying to implement a simple fixed-size stack data structure in C. The main concern about the "fixed-size" part is that pushing new elements to a full stack ...
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Another Stack implementation in Java

I'm trying to write my own stack implementation using LinkedList. It looks like it is doing what it should doing. But how does it look from a design perspective? ...
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Stack implementation in python using jupyter

This is my first program in Python: a stack implementation. ...
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Codility voracious fish are moving along a river [closed]

I am trying to solve the codility problem: N voracious fish are moving along a river. Calculate how many fish are alive. Codility Problem My code get only 50 percent of 100. Could you tell me ...
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Move-aware noexcept stack in C++

I'm learning C++, and move semantics and exception safety seem to be a top priority when using the language. I implemented the simplest data structure I could think of. ...
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Fixed size rolling Stack

This is a stack implementation that only retains the last x elements that are added. I have also added an IStack interface to allow alternate stack implementations in the future. The main use case i ...
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Stack for asynchronous processing

The following TaskStack processes input elements asynchronously based on a function that it receives at construction: ...
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Mirror a stack of Integers

Write a method mirror that accepts a stack of integers as a parameter and replaces the stack contents with itself plus a mirrored version of itself (the same ...