QUICKSORT
 
Syntax


SUB QUICKSORT( buffer, number_of_elements )

Description


QUICKSORT is built into version 8.30 and later.

This version of QuickSort, will sort number_of_elements integers in buffer.

Example

#define MAX_NUMBERS 100


dim numbers(MAX_NUMBERS)   ' BASIC arrays have elements 0 to MAX_NUMBERS

for i=0 to MAX_NUMBERS

  numbers (i)=MAX_NUMBERS-i

next

for i= 0to 10

  print numbers(i)

next

print

print "now sort the numbers"

quicksort(addressof numbers, MAX_NUMBERS+1)

for i=0 to 10

  print numbers(i)

next 


Differences from other BASICs

See also