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Re^5: Randomize word

by zdog (Priest)
on Sep 12, 2004 at 10:57 UTC ( #390394=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re^4: Randomize word
in thread Randomize word

Here it says:

We have changed sort to use mergesort, which for me is rather surprising since I have been told since I was a toddler to use quicksort. However, the old behavior can be controlled using the sort module; we even have a mystery stable quicksort!

So the switch from quicksort to merge sort apparently happened with 5.8.0. Gee .. I'm out of date. Thanks for pointing that out as well.

Zenon Zabinski | zdog | zdog@perlmonk.org

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