- All Implemented Interfaces:
public class NaturalOrderComparator<E>
- extends Object
- implements Comparator<E>
NaturalOrderComparator.java -- Perform natural order comparisons of strings in Java.
Copyright (C) 2003 by Pierre-Luc Paour
Based on the C version by Martin Pool, of which this is more or less a straight conversion.
Copyright (C) 2000 by Martin Pool
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|Methods inherited from class java.lang.Object
clone, equals, finalize, getClass, hashCode, notify, notifyAll, toString, wait, wait, wait
public static boolean isSpace(char c)
- Indicates whether the given character is whitespace
c - the character to check
- see above
protected String stringify(E object)
public int compare(E o1,
- Specified by:
compare in interface