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bogosort

bogosort sorts files or its standard input using the "bogo-sort" algorithm. It can also just randomise the lines in its input, allowing you to perform your own check in a loop.

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  •  30 Jun 2003 23:15

    Release Notes: This release reworks the scrambling procedure. Now, only two assignments are performed to the array for each line, instead of three.

    •  06 Sep 2002 20:09

      Release Notes: bogosort --help now works again.

      •  04 Sep 2002 20:44

        Release Notes: There is a new --seed option. Exit codes are taken from sysexits.h. The randomization algorithm now does what it was intended to do, and the last line isn't ignored if not terminated by a newline.

        •  01 Aug 2001 10:55

          Release Notes: This release now builds without GNU Make.

          •  07 Apr 2001 17:14

            Release Notes: Various internal updates, and compile support for OpenBSD.

            Recent comments

            11 Apr 2001 17:48 qha

            Re: Just one question
            It's mentioned in the documentation. ;)


            I'd been thinking it would be fun, and then I started using alsaplayer which then couldn't play songs randomly, so I wrote a program to reorder the lines in playlists randomly.
            When I'd done that, I had practically written a bogosort, so I decided to finnish it.


            Also I just wanted to learn more about automake, autoconf, and writing infomanuals and manpages.

            08 Apr 2001 01:21 cort

            Just one question
            *why?*

            :) I approve nonetheless!

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