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Apr 8 2017, 10:34 AM (312 w, 16 h)

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Nov 29 2022

rb_gid.co.uk added a comment to D36493: libc: Implement bsort(3) bitonic sorting algorithm..
In D36493#853292, @zlei wrote:

For applications that expect repeatability, stable sort algorithms are required. In that case neither qsort nor bsort should be applied.

Nov 29 2022, 2:55 PM
rb_gid.co.uk added a comment to D36493: libc: Implement bsort(3) bitonic sorting algorithm..

I have a concern about this change. Qsort and bsort are both deterministic but neither is stable, and I imagine they won't sort equal keys in the same order. This could be an issue for an application that expects repeatability and should be flagged up very visibly

Nov 29 2022, 2:00 PM

Dec 12 2017

rb_gid.co.uk added a comment to V7: Should man(1)'s default pager change to "less -s"?.

"...less is much better than more. It has search highlighting, ...

Dec 12 2017, 6:21 PM · manpages

Dec 7 2017

rb_gid.co.uk added a comment to D9876: apuled(4): add support for LEDs on PC Engines APU boards.
In D9876#280057, @avg wrote:

Is there still an interest in getting this moving forward?
I think that it should be relatively easy to address my comments and get this into a committable shape.

Dec 7 2017, 11:21 AM