Comparison of functions

Erik Max Francis max at alcyone.com
Sat Jul 30 21:40:22 CEST 2005


Steven D'Aprano wrote:

> Um, I didn't ask to compare complex numbers using comparison operators. I
> asked to sort a list. And please don't tell me that that sorting is
> implemented with comparison operators. That just means that the
> implementation is confusing numeric ordering with sort order.

Python doesn't have a distinction between these two, so yes, you're 
sorting with comparison operators.

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