Recursive function to develop permutations

Thorsten Kampe thorsten at
Fri Oct 22 13:23:36 CEST 2004

* Hung Jung Lu (2004-10-22 07:09 +0200)
> Actually, we should probably not call it "permute". In combinatorics,
> "permutation" usually is reserved for sorting operation on a given
> combination.

Not at all. Permutations and combinations have nothing in common. And
permutations aren't "sorted".

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