Replacement of Quicksort in java.util.Arrays with new Dual-Pivot Quicksort
Jason C. McDonald
indeliblebluepen at gmail.com
Sat Feb 27 02:09:48 UTC 2016
I hate replying to an ancient threat, but I figured it was the best
method. Thanks for the tips. The original paper was almost as hard to
find as he is proving to be. :)
All the best,
-Jason C. McDonald
On 02/26/2016 06:05 PM, Stuart Marks wrote:
> Wow, is this a reply to a nearly seven-year-old email? 
> I don't know if Vladimir Yaroslavskiy is still on core-libs-dev. I dug
> through tthe archives and found that he had posted a couple messages
> somewhat later   using different email addresses:
> Vladimir Iaroslavski <vladimir.iaroslavski at googlemail.com>
> Vladimir Iaroslavski <iaroslavski at mail.ru>
> You might try to contact him at one of these addresses. Note however
> that the more recent one is still over five years old.
> He's also on LinkedIn. His profile says he works for Oracle, but as
> far as I can see he no longer does.
> Good luck,
> On 2/23/16 6:05 PM, Jason C. McDonald wrote:
>> I think this is the best place to contact the original authors.
>> The link to Vladimir Yaroslavskiy's original whitepaper describing the
>> algorithm and its proofs was, unfortunately, broken. Using Archive.org's
>> Wayback Machine, I was able to get the last known revision. I
>> the document in LibreOffice for ease of reading, and fixed some minor
>> grammatical errors.
>> I also implemented the algorithm in an open-source (MIT License) C++
>> library, which I hope to release in the coming few months.
>> In order to make this algorithm and its proofs more easily accessible, I
>> would like to make the revised whitepaper publicly and freely
>> available from
>> my own web servers, but I wanted to check with the original author(s)
>> Furthermore, I wanted to find out if there have been any revisions
>> since the
>> 22 September 2009 version of the whitepaper I acquired.
>> Thank you in advance!
Jason C. McDonald
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