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Re: bin/37860: sort -n sorts 0 after 0.1
The following reply was made to PR bin/37860; it has been noted by GNATS.
From: alex%cyathus.de@localhost (Alexander Becher)
Subject: Re: bin/37860: sort -n sorts 0 after 0.1
Date: Tue, 29 Jan 2008 21:11:46 +0100
* Alan Barrett:
> On Thu, 24 Jan 2008, Alexander Becher wrote:
> > Sorting lines that contain only numbers between 0 and 1 with the -n
> > option leads lines that contain only "0" to be sorted after lines that
> > start with "0.0". Obviously, 0.01 < 0 < 0.2 is wrong, but that's the
> > resulting sort order.
> Please try the patch in PR 30504.
> I really should commit that some time.
You should. It would close many sort-related PRs. And prevent new ones.
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