On 17/10/2016 21:31, Paul Moore wrote:
On 17 October 2016 at 21:06, Sven R. Kunze firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
Do you think that simple solution could have a chance to be added to stdlib somehow (with the possibility of speeding it up in the future)?
You could submit a doc patch to add an explanation of this technique to the list.sort function. I doubt it's worth a builtin for a 2-line function.
How about changing https://wiki.python.org/moin/HowTo/Sorting ?