Issue #8709 has been updated by Eregon (Benoit Daloze).


Even C's glob(3) is sorted (by default), as @bmwiedemann said:

```
$ man 3 glob
...
       GLOB_NOSORT
              Don't sort the returned pathnames.  The only reason to do this is to save processing time.  By default, the returned path¡¾
              names are sorted.
```

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Feature #8709: Dir.glob should return sorted file list
https://bugs.ruby-lang.org/issues/8709#change-83856

* Author: tommorris (Tom Morris)
* Status: Open
* Priority: Normal
* Assignee: 
* Target version: 
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On OS X, Dir.glob and Dir[] return an ordered list of files.

On Ubuntu Linux, they do not and one must manually sort them.

Returning a list of files that isn't in order fails the Principle of Least Astonishment.

I attach a unit test to demonstrate ideal behaviour.

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globtest.rb (454 Bytes)


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