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  • LeetCode – Next Permutation (Python)

    Implement next permutation, which rearranges numbers into the lexicographically next greater permutation of numbers.

    If such arrangement is not possible, it must rearrange it as the lowest possible order (ie, sorted in ascending order). The replacement must be in-place, do not allocate extra memory.

    Here are some examples. Inputs are in the left-hand column and its corresponding outputs are in the right-hand column.

    The solution is the Pandit’s algorithm

    1 Pandit’s algorithm
    The article in Wikipedia describes the algorithm invented by Narayana Pandit to changes the list in-place to generate the next permutation given a list or Array A.

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