[Python-Dev] timsort for jython

Guido van Rossum guido@python.org
Mon, 05 Aug 2002 12:16:49 -0400

> BTW, list.sort() is stable in CPython iff
>     [].sort.__doc__.find('stable')
> is true.

Um, you meant "is >= 0".  The find() method doesn't return a bool, it
returns the first index where the string is found, and -1 if it is not

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