# Difference between revisions of "Bubble sort"

Bubble sort examples in 33 programming languages.

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## Implementation

### Pseudocode

prozedur bubbleSort( A : Liste sortierbarer Elemente )

``` n := Länge( A )
wiederhole
vertauscht := falsch
für jedes i von 1 bis n - 1 wiederhole
falls A[ i ] > A[ i + 1 ] dann
vertausche( A[ i ], A[ i + 1 ] )
vertauscht := wahr
ende falls
ende für
n := n - 1
solange vertauscht und n > 1
```

prozedur ende

No complaints on this end, simlpy a good piece.

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### AutoIt

Sorts an array of variant data types

```Func BubbleSort(ByRef \$bs_array)
For \$i = UBound(\$bs_array) - 1 To 1 Step -1
For \$j = 2 To \$i
If \$bs_array[\$j - 1] > \$bs_array[\$j] Then
\$temp = \$bs_array[\$j - 1]
\$bs_array[\$j - 1] = \$bs_array[\$j]
\$bs_array[\$j] = \$temp
EndIf
Next
Next
Return \$bs_array
EndFunc   ;==>BubbleSort
```
```=====================================================================
Func BubbleSort(ByRef \$bs_array)
For \$i = UBound(\$bs_array) - 1 To 1 Step - 1
For \$j = 0 To \$i
If \$bs_array[\$j - 1] > \$bs_array[\$j] Then
Swap(\$bs_array[\$j - 1],\$bs_array[\$j])
EndIf
Next
Next
Return \$bs_array
EndFunc   ;==>BubbleSort

Func Swap(Byref \$x, Byref \$y)
\$temp = \$x
\$x = \$y
\$y = \$temp
EndFunc
```

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### Blitz BASIC

```Function BubbleSortArray( Array[ MaxIndices ] , IndicesUsed = MaxIndices )
Local Bwd,Fwd
Local Swapped = True

For Bwd = IndicesUsed To 1 Step -1
Swapped = False
For Fwd = 1 To Bwd-1
If Array[ Fwd ] > Array[ Fwd+1 ]
; Swap indices using XOR
Array[ Fwd   ] = Array[ Fwd ] Xor Array[ Fwd+1 ]
Array[ Fwd+1 ] = Array[ Fwd ] Xor Array[ Fwd+1 ]
Array[ Fwd   ] = Array[ Fwd ] Xor Array[ Fwd+1 ]
Swapped = True
Endif
Next
If Not Swapped
Exit
Endif
Next
End Function
```

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### C++

C++ can use the C bubble sort above, or use this for random-access iterators of generic containers and a generic comparison operator:

``` #include <algorithm>

template<typename Iterator>
void bubbleSort(Iterator first, Iterator last)
{
Iterator i, j;
for (i = first; i != last; ++i)
for (j = first; j < i; ++j)
if (*i < *j)
std::iter_swap(i, j);
}

template<typename Iterator, class StrictWeakOrdering>
void bubbleSort(Iterator first, Iterator last, StrictWeakOrdering compare)
{
Iterator i, j;
for (i = first; i != last; ++i)
for (j = first; j < i; ++j)
if (compare(*i, *j))
std::iter_swap(i, j);
}
```

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### C#

``` static void BubbleSort(IComparable[] array)
{
int i, j;
IComparable temp;
for (i = array.Length - 1; i > 0; i--)
{
for (j = 0; j < i; j++)
{
if (array[j].CompareTo(array[j + 1]) > 0)
{
temp = array[j];
array[j] = array[j + 1];
array[j + 1] = temp;
}
}
}
}
```

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### C# 2.0

``` static void BubbleSort<T>(IList<T> list) where T : IComparable<T>
{
for (int i = list.Count - 1; i > 0; i--)
{
for (int j = 0; j < i; j++)
{
IComparable current = list[j];
IComparable next = list[j + 1];
if (current.CompareTo(next) > 0)
{
list[j] = next;
list[j + 1] = current;
}
}
}
}
```

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### Clojure

```(defn bubble-sort [m]
(for [i (reverse (range (count m)))]
(dotimes [j i]
(when (< (aget m i) (aget m j))
(let [tmp (aget m i)]
(aset m i (aget m j))
(aset m j tmp))))))
```

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### COBOL

If you are dealing with a large volume of data, use the COBOL SORT using sequential files. For sorting a WORKING STORAGE table, the following example assumes that the table is already loaded. The literals "a" indicates the size of the row, and "b" how many rows in the table.

```      WORKING-STORAGE SECTION.
*
01  WS-SORT-AREA.
05  WS-SORT-TABLE.
10  WS-SORT-ROW PIC X(a) OCCURS b.
05  WS-TEMP-ROW     PIC X(a).
05  WS-ROW-MAX      PIC S9(4) COMP VALUE b.
05  WS-SORT-MAX     PIC S9(4) COMP.
05  WS-SORT-UP      PIC S9(4) COMP.
05  WS-SORT-DOWN    PIC S9(4) COMP.
05  WS-SORT-INCR    PIC S9(4) COMP.
05  WS-SORT-TEST    PIC S9(4) COMP.
*
PROCEDURE DIVISION.
*
MY-SORT SECTION.
MY-SORT-START.
*
* find the last entry
*
PERFORM VARYING WS-SORT-MAX FROM WS-ROW-MAX BY -1
UNTIL WS-SORT-MAX = ZERO
OR    WS-SORT-ROW (WS-SORT-MAX) NOT = SPACES
END-PERFORM.
*
* bubble sort into required sequence
*
PERFORM VARYING WS-SORT-UP FROM WS-SORT-MAX BY -1
UNTIL WS-SORT-UP = ZERO
*
MOVE ZERO TO WS-SORT-TEST
*
PERFORM VARYING WS-SORT-DOWN FROM 1 BY 1
UNTIL WS-SORT-DOWN = WS-SORT-UP
*
ADD 1 TO WS-SORT-DOWN GIVING WS-SORT-INCR
*
IF  WS-SORT-ROW (W30-SORT-DOWN)
> WS-SORT-ROW (W30-SORT-INCR)
*
MOVE WS-SORT-ROW (WS-SORT-DOWN)
TO WS-TEMP-ROW
MOVE WS-SORT-ROW (WS-SORT-INCR)
TO WS-SORT-ROW (WS-SORT-DOWN)
MOVE WS-TEMP-ROW
TO WS-SORT-ROW (WS-SORT-INCR)
END-IF
END-PERFORM
*
IF  WS-SORT-TEST = ZERO
NEXT SENTENCE
END-IF
END-PERFORM.
*
MY-SORT-EXIT.
EXIT.
```

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### D

``` void bubbleSort(T)(T[] array) {
bool swapped;
T temp = void;
for (int j, i = array.length - 1; i; swapped = false, i--) {
for (j = 0; j < i; j++)
if (array[j] > array[j+1]) {
temp = array[j];
array[j] = array[j+1];
array[j+1] = temp;
swapped = true;
}
if (!swapped) break;
}
}
```

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### Erlang

```bubble_sort([]) -> [];
bubble_sort(List) when is_list(List) ->
bubble_sort(List, []).

bubble_sort([X], Sorted) -> [X | Sorted];
bubble_sort(List, Sorted) ->
[Max | Rest] = bubble_move(List, []),
bubble_sort(Rest, [Max | Sorted]).

bubble_move([X], Rest) -> [X | Rest];
bubble_move([X, Y | T], Rest) ->
if X > Y -> bubble_move([X | T], [Y | Rest]);
true -> bubble_move([Y | T], [X | Rest])
end.
```

### F#

```let rec bubbleSort ls =
let rec bs ls =
match ls with
| [] -> []
| x::y::z when x > y -> y::(bs (x::z))
| x::y -> x::(bs y)
let rec go ls n =
match n with
| 0 -> ls
| x -> go (bs ls) (x - 1)
go ls (Seq.length ls)
```

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### Fortran

```      SUBROUTINE sort (array_x, array_y, datasize)
Global Definitions
REAL array_x(*)
REAL array_y(*)
INTEGER datasize
Local
REAL x_temp
REAL y_temp
LOGICAL inorder
inorder = .false.
do 90 while (inorder.eq..false.)
inorder = .true.
do 91 i=1, datasize
Check Equilivant Points and swap those on Y
if (array_x(i).eq.array_x(i+1) ) then
if (array_y(i).lt.array_y(i+1) ) then
x_temp = array_x(i)
y_temp = array_y(i)
array_x(i) = array_x(i+1)
array_y(i) = array_y(i+1)
array_x(i+1) = x_temp
array_y(i+1) = y_temp
inorder = .false.
endif
endif
If x needs to be swapped, do so
if (array_x(i).lt.array_x(i+1) )then
x_temp = array_x(i)
y_temp = array_y(i)
array_x(i) = array_x(i+1)
array_y(i) = array_y(i+1)
array_x(i+1) = x_temp
array_y(i+1) = y_temp
inorder = .false.
endif
91    continue
90    continue
END SUBROUTINE sort
```

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### GML

```//Arg0 = number of items; Arg1+ = items;

//Variable declarations
var inum,swapped;
items=0;
inum=argument0;
swapped=0;

//To collect the items into an array
for (i=0;i<inum;i+=1) {
items[i]=argument[i+1];
}

//Main bubble sort loop
while (swapped < inum-1) {
for (i=0;i<inum-1;i+=1) {
if items[i] > items[i + 1] {
var k;
k=items[i];
items[i]=items[i+1];
items[i+1]=k;
}
else {swapped+=1;}
}
}
```

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### Go

```func BubbleSort(nums []int) {
unsorted := true
for unsorted {
unsorted = false
for i := len(nums) - 1; i > 0; i-- {
if nums[i] < nums[i-1] {
nums[i], nums[i-1] = nums[i-1], nums[i]
unsorted = true
}
}
}
}

```

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```bubbleSort :: [Int] -> [Int]
bubbleSort [] = []
bubbleSort (x:xs) = step \$ foldl go (x,[]) xs where
go (y,acc) x = (min x y, max x y : acc)
step (x,acc) = x : bubbleSort acc
```

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### Java

1.

``` //Sorts an integer array in ascending order.
//Parameters:
//   data - reference to the integer array to sort, must not be null
//Postcondition:
//   The array is sorted in ascending order.

public static void bubbleSort(int[] data)
{
for (int k = 0; k < data.length - 1; k++)
{
boolean isSorted = true;

for (int i = 1; i < data.length - k; i++)
{
if (data[i] < data[i - 1])
{
int tempVariable = data[i];
data[i] = data[i - 1];
data[i - 1] = tempVariable;

isSorted = false;

}
}

if (isSorted)
break;
}
}
```

2:

``` // another possibility
static int[] BubbleSort(int[] nums)
{
boolean unsorted = true;
while (unsorted)
{
unsorted = false;
for (int i = nums.length - 1; i > 0; i--)
{
if (nums[i] < nums[i-1])
{
int temp = nums[i];
nums[i] = nums[i-1];
nums[i-1] = temp;
unsorted = true;
}
}
}
return nums;
}
```

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### JavaScript

JavaScript Implementation with simple HTML test page

```<html>
<script type="text/javascript">
// GLOBAL FUNCTION
Array.prototype.bubble_sort = function() {
var i, j;
var swapped;
var newarray = this.slice(0);
var swap = function(j, k) {
var temp = newarray[j];
newarray[j] = newarray[k];
newarray[k] = temp;
return(true);
}
for(i=1; i<newarray.length; i++) {
swapped = false;
for(j=0; j<newarray.length - i; j++) {
if (newarray[j+1] < newarray[j]) {
swapped = swap(j, j+1);
}
}
if (!swapped) break;
}
return(newarray)
}

// LOCAL FUNCTION
show = function (inarray, title) {
document.writeln("<h4>"+title+":</h4>");
document.writeln(inarray.join(", ")+"<br />");
}
</script>
<body>
<script>
// MAIN
// test bubble_sort function
sorted_array = [1, 4, 7, 2, 1, 3, 2, 1, 4, 2, 3, 2, 1].bubble_sort();
show(sorted_array, "Sorted Array");
// result: [1, 1, 1, 1, 2, 2, 2, 2, 3, 3, 4, 4, 7]
</script>
</body>
</html>
```
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### Maya Embedded Language

```global proc int[] SortList(int \$list[])
{
int \$i;
int \$j;
int \$temp;
int \$flag;
int \$n = `size(\$list)`;

for(\$i=\$n-1; \$i>0; \$i--)
{
\$flag = 1;
for(\$j=0; \$i>\$j; \$j++)
{
if(\$list[\$j]>\$list[\$j+1])
{
\$flag = 0;
\$temp = \$list[\$j];
\$list[\$j] = \$list[\$j+1];
\$list[\$j+1] = \$temp;
}
}
if(\$flag) {
break;
}
}

return \$list;
}
```

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### MEL

``` global proc int[] SortList(int \$list[])
{
int \$i;
int \$j;
int \$temp;
int \$flag;
int \$n = `size(\$list)`;

for(\$i=\$n-1; \$i>0; \$i--)
{
\$flag = 1;
for(\$j=0; \$i>\$j; \$j++)
{
if(\$list[\$j]>\$list[\$j+1])
{
\$flag = 0;
\$temp = \$list[\$j];
\$list[\$j] = \$list[\$j+1];
\$list[\$j+1] = \$temp;
}
}
if(\$flag) {
break;
}
}

return \$list;
}
```

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### OCaml

When two adjacent elements are in the wrong order, reverse them and recurse:

```let rec sweep = function
h1 :: h2 :: t when h1 > h2 -> h2 :: sweep (h1 :: t)
| h1 :: t -> h1 :: sweep t
| [] -> [];;
let rec bubble l =
let l' = sweep l in
if l <> l' then bubble l'
else l;;
```

For example:

```# bubble [1;9;2;8;3;7;4;6;5];;
- : int list = [1; 2; 3; 4; 5; 6; 7; 8; 9]
```

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### Pascal

Procedure BubbleSort:
const
MAXINTARRAY  : 1000; { Set this value to fit your data needs for max array size }
STARTINTARRAY  : 1; { Set 1 _or_ 0; indicates the lower index of the array }
Type
IntArray : Array[STARTINTARRAY..MAXINTARRAY] of integer;

BubbleSort is an all purpose sorting procedure that is passed an array of integers and returns that same array with the array elements sorted as desired.

Parameters are used to control the sorting operation:
If you want to sort the entire array, pass a value in Count that signals the number of elements you want sorted. BubbleSort will then sort Count number of elements starting with the first element in the array.

If you want to sort a subset of elements within the array, pass 0 in Count and pass a beginning and ending subset index number in First and Last, respectively.

The sort will be either ascending or decending as controlled by the parameter Acend:

Pass True in Acend and the sort will be ascending. Pass False and the sort will be decending.

• Data: The array to be sorted.
• NOTE: Sample is a var and will be modified by BubbleSort, unless the array is already in a sorted state.
• Count: 0 _or_ the number of elements to be sorted, starting with the first element.
• First: The first element to be sorted in a subset of the array.
• Last: The last element to be sorted in a subset of the array.
• Acend: Flag to indicate the sort order. True is ascending order. False is decending.
• Succ: Flag returns result of BubbleSort
• 0 = success.
• 1 = Failed. Parameter First has value below allowed first index value.
• 2 = Failed. Parameter Last has value above allowed last index value.
• 3 = Failed. Parameter Last has value below allowed first index value.
```
Procedure BubbleSort(
Var Data : IntArray;
Count    : integer;
First    : integer;
Last     : integer;
Acend    : boolean;
Var Succ : integer );

var
i,
temp,
s_begin,
s_end,
numsort : integer;
sorted  : boolean;

Begin
{ initialize for full array sort }
s_begin := STARTINTARRAY;
s_end   := STARTINTARRAY + count - 1 ;
numsort := Count;
Succ    := 0;    { assume success }

{ check for a subset sort; check parameters for correctness }
if (Count = 0) then
Begin
If (First < STARTINTARRAY) then
Begin { error: sort start index too low }
Succ := 1;
Exit;
End;
If (Last > MAXINTARRAY) then
Begin { error: sort end index too high }
Succ := 2;
Exit;
End;
if (Last < STARTINTARRAY) then
Begin { error: sort end index too low }
Succ := 3;
Exit;
End;
s_begin := First;
s_end   := Last;
numsort := Last - First + 1;
End;
If numsort <= 1 then Exit; { only one element, so exit }

If Acend then
Begin { do the ascending sort }
Repeat
sorted := true; { flag default is true }
For i := s_begin to s_end -1 do
if (Data[i] < Data[i+1]) then
Begin
{ swap contents of Data[i] and Data[i+1] }
temp      := Data[i];
Data[i]   := Data[i+1];
Data[i+1] := temp;
{ set flag to indicate a swap occured; i.e., sort may not be completed }
sorted := false;
End;
Until sorted;
End Else
Begin { do the descending sort }
Repeat
sorted := true; { flag default is true }
For i := s_begin to s_end -1 do
if (Data[i] < Data[i+1]) then
Begin
{ swap contents of Data[i] and Data[i+1] }
temp      := Data[i];
Data[i]   := Data[i+1];
Data[i+1] := temp;
{ set flag to indicate a swap occured; i.e., sort may not be completed }
sorted := false;
End;
Until sorted;
End;
End;
```

A simplified version:

``` Procedure BubbleSort(var a:IntArray; size:integer);
var i,j,temp: integer;
begin
for i:=1 to size-1 do
for j:=1 to size do
if a[i]>a[j] then
begin
temp:=a[i]; a[i]:=a[j]; a[j]:=temp;
end;
end;
```

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### Perl

1:

```sub bubbleSort {
my @list   = @_;
my \$sorted = 0;

while ( not \$sorted ) {
\$sorted = 1; # Innocent until proven guilty.

for my \$current ( 1 .. \$#list ) {
my \$previous = \$current - 1;

if ( \$list[\$current] < \$list[\$previous] ) {
(\$list[\$current], \$list[\$previous]) = (\$list[\$previous], \$list[\$current]);

\$sorted = 0;
}
}
}

return @list;
}

my @unsorted = qw( 1 7 6 3 83 64 8281 0 38 1 );
my @sorted = bubbleSort(@unsorted);
```

2:

``` sub bubble_sort {
my @a = @_;
for my \$ii (0 .. \$#a) {
for my \$jj (\$ii + 1 .. \$#a) {
@a[\$ii, \$jj] = @a[\$jj, \$ii] if \$a[\$jj] < \$a[\$ii];
};
};
return @a;
};

print bubble_sort qw(6 5 3 8 7 4);
```

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### PHP

```
function bubbleSort (\$items) {
\$size = count(\$items);
for (\$i=0; \$i<\$size; \$i++) {
for (\$j=0; \$j<\$size-1-\$i; \$j++) {
if (\$items[\$j+1] < \$items[\$j]) {
arraySwap(\$items, \$j, \$j+1);
}
}
}
return \$items;
}
function arraySwap (&\$arr, \$index1, \$index2) {
list(\$arr[\$index1], \$arr[\$index2]) = array(\$arr[\$index2], \$arr[\$index1]);
}

```

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### Progress ABL/4GL

```FUNCTION BubbleSort RETURNS CHARACTER
(INPUT pcArray AS CHARACTER):

DEFINE VARIABLE cTempArray AS CHARACTER NO-UNDO.
DEFINE VARIABLE i          AS INTEGER   NO-UNDO.
DEFINE VARIABLE j          AS INTEGER   NO-UNDO.
DEFINE VARIABLE iEntries   AS INTEGER   NO-UNDO.

iEntries = NUM-ENTRIES(pcArray).

DO i = iEntries TO 1 BY -1:
DO j = 1 TO i - 1:
IF ENTRY(j, pcArray) > ENTRY(j + 1, pcArray) THEN
DO:
cTempArray            = ENTRY(j, pcArray).
ENTRY(j, pcArray)     = ENTRY(j + 1, pcArray).
ENTRY(j + 1, pcArray) = cTempArray.
END.
END.
END.

RETURN pcArray.

END FUNCTION.
```

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### Python

``` def BubbleSort(lst):
lst = list(lst) #copy collection to list
for passesLeft in range(len(lst)-1, 0, -1):
for i in range(passesLeft):
if lst[i] < lst[i + 1]:
lst[i], lst[i + 1] = lst[i + 1], lst[i]
return lst
```

Another method

``` def BubbleSort2(lst):
lst = list(lst)
swapped = True
while swapped:
swapped = False
for i in range(len(lst)-1):
if lst[i] < lst[i+1]:
lst[i], lst[i+1] = lst[i+1], lst[i]
swapped = True
return lst
```

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### QuickBASIC

```CLS

DIM NameArray\$(1000)

i = 0

' Loop through and read names in data ...
DO WHILE Name\$ <> "*EOD"
i = i + 1
NameArray\$(i) = Name\$
LOOP

' The value of i is now the number of names in the array ...
ArraySize = i

' Bubble (or ripple) sort ...
FOR i = 1 TO ArraySize - 1
FOR j = 1 TO ArraySize - 1
IF NameArray\$(j) > NameArray\$(j + 1) THEN
SWAP NameArray\$(j), NameArray\$(j + 1)
END IF
NEXT j
NEXT i

' Print out the sorted results ...
FOR i = 1 TO ArraySize
PRINT NameArray\$(i)
NEXT i

DATA Crowe,
DATA Zimmerman,
DATA Smith,
DATA Jones,
DATA *EOD
```

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### Ruby

``` def bubble_sort(list)
list = list.dup   # we should not modify original list
for i in 0...list.length
for j in 0..(list.length - i - 2)
list[j], list[j + 1] = list[j + 1], list[j]  if list[j + 1] < list[j]
end
end
return list
end
```

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### Scheme

1: Using a recursive procedure:

```(define (bubble-sort vector key <<? ==?)
(define (bubble-swap vector idx1 idx2)
(let ((temp (vector-ref vector idx1)))
(vector-set! vector idx1 (vector-ref vector idx2))
(vector-set! vector idx2 temp)
#t))
(define (bubble-up outer-idx inner-idx has-changed)
(if (<= inner-idx outer-idx)
(bubble-up outer-idx
(+ inner-idx 1)
(if (<<? (key (vector-ref vector (+ inner-idx 1)))
(key (vector-ref vector inner-idx)))
(bubble-swap vector inner-idx (+ inner-idx 1))
has-changed))
has-changed))
(define (bubble-sort-iter unsorted-idx)
(if (>= unsorted-idx 0)
(if (bubble-up unsorted-idx 0 #f)
(bubble-sort-iter (- unsorted-idx 1)))))
(bubble-sort-iter (- (vector-length vector) 2)))
```

2: Using the do-loop:

```(define (bubble-sort vector key <<? ==?)
(define (bubble-swap vector idx1 idx2)
(let ((temp (vector-ref vector idx1)))
(vector-set! vector idx1 (vector-ref vector idx2))
(vector-set! vector idx2 temp)
#t))
(do ((unsorted-idx (- (vector-length vector) 2) (- unsorted-idx 1)))
((or (< unsorted-idx 0)
(not (do ((inner-idx
0
(+ inner-idx 1))
(has-changed
#f
(if (<<? (key (vector-ref vector (+ inner-idx 1)))
(key (vector-ref vector inner-idx)))
(bubble-swap vector inner-idx (+ inner-idx 1))
has-changed)))
((> inner-idx unsorted-idx) has-changed)
'()))))
'()))
```

3: Again using DO, but this time implementing the same algorithm as the Python code above, which is much simpler than the other Scheme examples.

```(define (bubblesort! v)
(do ((passes-left (- (vector-length v)
1)
(- passes-left 1)))
((= passes-left 0))
(do ((index 0 (+ index 1)))
((= index (- (vector-length v)
1)))
(if (< (vector-ref v index)
(vector-ref v (+ index 1)))
(vector-swap! v index (+ index 1)))))
v)
```
```;; VECTOR-SWAP! is available in SRFI 43.
;; If your Scheme system does not provide SRFI 43, here is a quick
;; definition:
(define (vector-swap! v i j)
(let ((t (vector-ref v i)))
(vector-set! v i (vector-ref v j))
(vector-set! v j t)))
```

4: Written in a non-ugly way

```(define (bubble-sort list)
(define (swap index1 index2)
(let ((item1 (list-ref list index1))
(item2 (list-ref list index2)))
(set-car! (list-tail list index1) item2)
(set-car! (list-tail list index2) item1)))
(let float ((index 0))
(cond ((= (+ index 1) (length list)) list)
((< (list-ref list index)
(list-ref list (+ index 1)))
(float (+ index 1)))
((= (list-ref list index)
(list-ref list (+ index 1)))
(float (+ index 1)))
(else
(swap index (+ index 1))
(float (if (= index 0) 0 (- index 1)))))))
```

Source(s): Bubble sort

### Seed7

```const proc: bubbleSort (inout array elemType: arr) is func
local
var boolean: swapped is FALSE;
var integer: i is 0;
var elemType: help is elemType.value;
begin
repeat
swapped := FALSE;
for i range 1 to length(arr) - 1 do
if arr[i] > arr[i + 1] then
help := arr[i];
arr[i] := arr[i + 1];
arr[i + 1] := help;
swapped := TRUE;
end if;
end for;
until not swapped;
end func;
```

Original source: [1]

Source(s): Bubble sort

### SWI-Prolog

```bs(L,S) :-
append(P, [A, B|T], L),
B < A ->
append(P, [B, A|T], R),
bs(R, S)
; S = L.
```

Source(s): Bubble sort

### TCL

```  proc bubble_sort {a} {
if {[llength \$a] >= 2} {
for {set i [expr [llength \$a]-1]} {\$i > 0} {incr i -1} {
set has_swapped "FALSE"
for {set j 0} {\$j < \$i} {incr j} {
if {[lindex \$a \$j] > [lindex \$a [expr \$j + 1]]} {
set temp [lindex \$a \$j]
set a [lreplace \$a \$j \$j [lindex \$a [expr \$j + 1]]]
set a [lreplace \$a [expr \$j + 1] [expr \$j + 1] \$temp]
set has_swapped "TRUE"
}
}
if {\$has_swapped == "FALSE"} {
break
}
}
}
return \$a
}
```

Source(s): Bubble sort

### Turbo Prolog

```domains
elem = integer
list = elem*
predicates
swapAll(list, list)
isSorted(list)
bubble(list, list)
clauses
swapAll([H|[]], [H]):-!.
swapAll([H1,H2|T], [H2|R]):-
H1 > H2,
!,
swapAll([H1|T], R).
swapAll([H|T], [H|R]):-
swapAll(T, R).

isSorted([]):-!. %list with no elements is sorted
isSorted([_|[]]):-!. %list with 1 element is sorted
isSorted([H1,H2|L]):-
H1 < H2,
isSorted([H2|L]).

bubble(L, L):-
isSorted(L), !.
bubble(L, R):-
swapAll(L, L2),
bubble(L2, R).
```

Source(s): Bubble sort

### Turing

```var nombres, limit : int
get nombres
get limit
var g : int := 0
var last : int := limit
var sure : boolean := false
var rann : array 1 .. nombres of int
for i : 1 .. nombres
rann (i) := Rand.Int (0, limit)
end for
loop
for d : 1 .. nombres - 1
if rann (d) > rann (d + 1) then
g := rann (d)
rann (d) := rann (d + 1)
rann (d + 1) := g
sure := false
end if
end for
exit when sure
sure := true
end loop
for b : 1 .. upper (rann)
put " ", rann (b) ..
end for
```

Source(s): Bubble sort

### VBA

``` Option Base 1

Private Sub bubble(N as integer, array() as integer)

'N is the number of integers in the array'

Dim I as Integer
Dim J as Integer
Dim P as Integer
Dim Temp as Integer

For I = n - 1 To 1 Step -1
P=0
For J = 1 To I
If array(J) > array(J + 1) Then
Temp = array(J)
array(J) = array(J + 1)
array(J + 1) = Temp
Else
P=P+1
End If
If P=I then GoTo premend
Next J
Next I

'premend = premature ending = all integers are allready sorted'
premend:

End Sub
```

Source(s): Bubble sort

### Visual Basic

``` Sub Bubblesort(Array() as Integer, Length as Integer)
Dim I As Integer
Dim J As Integer
Dim Temp As Integer
Dim Length As Integer
Dim Array() As String = {}

For I = Length - 1 To 1 Step -1 'the last element on the array does not get sorted.
For J = 0 To I - 1
If Array(J) > Array(J + 1) Then  ' Compare neighboring elements
Temp = Array(J)
Array(J) = Array(J + 1)
Array(J + 1) = Temp

End If
Next
Next
End Sub
```