[Python-Dev] decorate-sort-undecorate

Moore, Paul Paul.Moore at atosorigin.com
Tue Oct 14 05:31:42 EDT 2003

From: Raymond Hettinger [mailto:python at rcn.com]
> I've got a first draft patch (sans docs and tests) loaded at:
>    www.python.org/sf/823292
> The argument keywords are: cmpfunc, key, reverse

Can I just clarify the meaning of reverse (the original posting
was a little unclear)? I think that


should mean the same as


(ie, both sort and reverse inplace, with a void return). The
original posting gave me the impression that a copy would be
done (which I don't think is necessary).


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