It’s no fun implementing QuickSort unless you can force it out of its blister-fast, O(n log n) speed and humiliate it with its worst-case, O(n^2) runtime. So that’s what I set out to do. My naive partition simply pivots around the low item, but my randomized partition defeats the sucky inputs by choosing a random [...]
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The Heapsort algorithm implemented in C++
`pam` is some sort of reverse `map` (hence the name). While `map` applies a function to a list of arguments, `pam` applies a list of functions to the same argument.