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Date 2009-07-31.19:36:01
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One more thing:

> I prefer the docs the way they are.  They help the reader understand
> the relationship between min, max, nsmallest, nlargest, and sorted.

The docs still use the unspecific language "for smaller values of n" and 
"for larger values". I think careful readers would appreciate an addition 
along the lines of what you wrote earlier -- the optimal switchover point 
depends on the cost of the comparison function, the ordering of the input 
data, etc.
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