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Unix Version 7 - man page for qsort (v7 section 3)

QSORT(3)				       Library Functions Manual 				     QSORT(3)

NAME
qsort - quicker sort
SYNOPSIS
qsort(base, nel, width, compar) char *base; int (*compar)( );
DESCRIPTION
Qsort is an implementation of the quicker-sort algorithm. The first argument is a pointer to the base of the data; the second is the number of elements; the third is the width of an element in bytes; the last is the name of the comparison routine to be called with two arguments which are pointers to the elements being com- pared. The routine must return an integer less than, equal to, or greater than 0 according as the first argu- ment is to be considered less than, equal to, or greater than the second.
SEE ALSO
sort(1) QSORT(3)


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