[Numpy-discussion] String sort

Francesc Altet faltet@carabos....
Sat Feb 9 15:07:53 CST 2008


A Saturday 09 February 2008, Charles R Harris escrigué:
> > So, strncmp1 is not only faster than its C counterpart, but also
> > the one doing the correct job with NumPy (unicode) strings.
>
> Ah, in that case the current indirect sort for NumPy strings, which
> uses strncmp, is incorrect and needs to be fixed. It seems that
> strings with zeros are not part of the current test series ;)

Yeah, that's right.  And yes, it would be advisable to have at least a 
couple of tests having zeros interspersed throughout the string.

Cheers,

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