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Subject: Re: [boost] [sort] Re: [review] Formal review period for Sort library begins today, November 10, and ends Wednesday, November 19
From: Jeremy Murphy (jeremy.william.murphy_at_[hidden])
Date: 2014-11-10 09:02:49

On 10 November 2014 23:53, Steven Ross <spreadsort_at_[hidden]> wrote:

> > I have personally seen cases where sorting speed is a bottleneck.
> >
> > However, there are implementations that are still quite faster than this
> > library (I have one that is at least 3.5 faster than std::sort), and that
> > fares better with small sizes.
> I'd appreciate if you could point me to specific implementations and/or
> data, so I can run a direct comparison.

You could always compare against my implementation of LSD radix sort:

It's very 'by the book'.

I haven't really looked at yours or my code for a while but I just posted
my raw speed test results for the purpose of this discussion -- the
formatting didn't work out too well but I hope you'll be able to follow
it. Hope it is of some use.



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