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I'm looking to sort lines by length. I see how to do it by alpha or reverse alpha, but is there a way to see shortest to longest?

Good writing mixes sentence lengths, and I'd find it very helpful if I could visualize the distribution in a paragraph or document.

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There was a similar question on the Sublime Text forum, you can see an answer here:

There is also a plugin that does this and also allows for ordering numbers in several base systems (octal, hexadecimal, binary, decimal).

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