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Which sorting algorithm Array.sort use?

Because the ECMAscript standard does not specify which sort algorithm is to be used, Array.sort uses these algorithms in different browsers:

Webkit (Safari, ...): Selection Sort

Mozilla/Firefox: Merge Sort

Internet Explorer: ? (I don't have enough knowledge about which algorithm Microsoft IE use for sorting, anybody know that?)

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I think Microsoft IE uses BogoSort http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bogosort

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