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Discussion on: Singly Linked List: A Python Implementation

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Terry W

In this case, whatever the calling code was would need to save the head pointer in the calling function and pass it around. This isn't exactly an antipattern as we do need to pass around both a string and its length in some languages like C, but it obviously isn't preferable.

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Erik Anderson Author

Thanks for explaining that for me.