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When which is better - Heap Sort or Quick Sort
Joined: Nov 04, 2007
Feb 01, 2008 03:46:00
Both Heap-Sort and Quick-Sort have time complexities of O(n log n).
Then which sorting technique is better in which case?
Joined: Sep 17, 2006
Feb 01, 2008 04:15:00
Neither is 'better' - each has it's strengths. It would be better if you can provide a context for this question, in the simple case - neither is better: Each has it's correct place and use.
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