The natural-sort package

[Tags: bsd3, library]

The built-in comparisons for textual data are based on Unicode ordinals. This does not match most every-day sorting algorithms. For example, "z10.txt" is sorted after "z2.txt" by users, but before it by naïve algorithms.

This package provides an implementation of "natural sort", which more closely matches user expectations.

See also: http://www.davekoelle.com/alphanum.html


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Versions0.1, 0.1.1, 0.1.2
Dependenciesbase (>=2 && <5), bytestring, parsec (>=3), text
LicenseBSD3
Copyright2010 John Millikin <jmillikin@gmail.com>
AuthorJohn Millikin <jmillikin@gmail.com>
MaintainerJohn Millikin <jmillikin@gmail.com>
CategoryAlgorithms
Upload dateTue Jan 19 05:13:56 UTC 2010
Uploaded byJohnMillikin
Downloads261 total (30 in last 30 days)

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