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Re: sort problem? (Golf) Nearest Neighbors

by Tortue (Scribe)
on Apr 04, 2001 at 14:15 UTC ( #69604=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

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Ummm.... no doubt I'm missing something here, but when I test these functions on certain sets of values, only the first works, because sort insists on doing a lexical rather than a numeric sort.

print join(",",nn1(1,5,34,43,123,444)), "\n"; print join(",",nn2(1,5,34,43,123,444)), "\n"; print join(",",nn3(1,5,34,43,123,444)), "\n"; 1,5 34,43 1,123

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Re: Re: sort problem? (Golf) Nearest Neighbors
by MeowChow (Vicar) on Apr 04, 2001 at 23:29 UTC

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