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Sorting a DataObjectSet and ignoring upper- and lower-cases


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12 August 2008 at 11:24pm (Last edited: 12 August 2008 11:25pm), Community Member, 33 Posts

Hey there,

I wonder if there is any method to sort a DataObjectSet by a Varchar field and ignore upper- and lower-cases. I just recognized that sorting puts the words with a lower-case at the end of the list which is not the way I wanna use the sort. Ideas anyone? Thanks in advance.



14 August 2008 at 7:01pm Community Member, 33 Posts

I still didn't make it. If no ones got an idea, I need to write an own sort method, but I got some problems with it. Is there any method to change to items in a DataObjectSet?


15 August 2008 at 7:50pm (Last edited: 15 August 2008 8:08pm), Community Member, 33 Posts

I just searched in the whole SS-Code wo get some more information about the iterator and how it should be used, but I just don't get it. If someone used it in his code, a Example Loop would be really nice. Thanks in advance



I tried something like this:

// Stuff
$someDataObjectSet = $someDataObjectSet->getIterator()->next();

But that won't work obviously since the "next()" function returns a DataObject instead of a DataObjectSet. Thats why I got trouble with the whole iterating thing ;)


Actually that was a bad example since it's the same like "foreach($someDataObjectSet as $someDataObject)", so I try to be more specifically. I need the iterate method to check if there is another DataObject right behind the current DataObject in the foreach loop. Any ideas?