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This is not homewrok, I want to learn about shell sort, I searcha nd study and find these codes, But I do not get the idea, I don't know how do they work. May you explain about shell sort and give a simple example for that?a code that can be more understadable





 
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The book Algorithms and Data Structures has a section on sorting algorithms, including Shell Sort.

This visualization of sorting algorithms is instructive, and includes Java source code that is more readable and better documented than what you posted.
 
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Ulf Dittmer wrote: . . . more readable and better documented than what you posted.

Your unindented code is particularly difficult to read. People will be reluctant to help if you don't take the effort to post code they can read.
 
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