thanks for the pointer in a table, I overlooked it - indeed - it takes a special care to find this place, since the only mention w/o any argumentation - not in line of overall text, easy to e\overlook, and - still - does not convince me - where is argumentation?
a bit pity that O(1) for hashes actually do not reflects on what is actually going on inside perl.
for a prove of my point - well, look into perl implementation of hashes - just read the comments - and you will see it.
Well, URLs provided to me are even less convincing..... :o
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