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Simple Huffman Code decomposition

Scott Grant
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Joined: Jun 02, 2003
Posts: 5
Hi all!
I just picked up a java for beginners class - I'm about 3 weeks late, however, so I'm a bit behind. I'm reading as much as I can, and have figured out quite a bit of the visual side, fiddling with applets and stuff. For some reason it's the stuff that's supposed to be simple that I'm just not figuring out.
I need to decompress a Huffman code (1100111001000100011110110 for example). Binary tree algorithms and other such complex (to me!) code wouldn't help me, since I wouldn't know what I was looking at - I was thinking more along the lines of a simple (albeit unrealistic, it's allowed!) switch statement to decompress the code.
Anyone able to help me out?
Thanks!
Scott
Scott Grant
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Joined: Jun 02, 2003
Posts: 5
Here's an array I put together, would this work? (I only included the first 5 letters of the code to save space). My only issue is I haven't included a null option, because 0 is a part of the code. I know.. total newbie issues.
Stevie Aldrich
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Joined: Feb 27, 2003
Posts: 2
What's your algorithm to decompress the code? Do you have any pseudo code?
The posted code doesn't look like it will compile because of undeclared variable m. Should that be c ?
Also, what is the result of code[110]="b". It looks to me like you're trying to assign string "b" to the one hundred tenth element of a 13 element array.
 
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