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Algorithms and Data Structures by Niklaus Wirth

By Niklaus Wirth

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Rather, some selected, specific methods are exemplified in greater detail. For a thorough treatment of sorting, the interested reader is referred to the excellent and comprehensive compendium by D. E. Knuth [2-7] (see also Lorin [2-10]). 2. Sorting Arrays The predominant requirement that has to be made for sorting methods on arrays is an economical use of the available store. This implies that the permutation of items which brings the items into order has to be performed in situ, and that methods which transport items from an array a to a result array b are intrinsically of minor interest.

The two classes are often called internal and external sorting because arrays are stored in the fast, high-speed, random-access "internal" store of computers and files are appropriate on the slower, but more spacious "external" stores based on mechanically moving devices (disks and tapes). The importance of this distinction is obvious from the example of sorting numbered cards. Structuring the cards as an array corresponds to laying them out in front of the sorter so that each card is visible and individually accessible (see Fig.

Although sophisticated methods require fewer operations, these operations are usually more complex in their details; consequently, straight methods are faster for sufficiently small n, although they must not be used for large n. Sorting methods that sort items in situ can be classified into three principal categories according to their underlying method: Sorting by insertion Sorting by selection Sorting by exchange These three pinciples will now be examined and compared. e. without requiring additional, temporary storage.

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