Does comparison of floating point numbers takes (considerably) longer time than comparison of Integers in C? I just wrote a C program of heap sort to sort floating point numbers. I am on ubuntu ...
I am building a Comparator that provides multi-column sort capability on a delimited String. I am currently using the split method from String class as my preferred choice for splitting the raw String ...
I have implemented merge sort and quick sort using C (GCC 4.4.3 on Ubuntu 10.04 running on a 4 GB RAM laptop with an Intel DUO CPU at 2GHz) and I wanted to compare the performance of the two ...