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Vector sorting

madhup narain
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Joined: Dec 14, 2004
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i have a vector that contains the following
a class oblect that contains city name and code.

i need to sort this vector so that the city names are in ascending order

this is how it looks

where N1 = city name
C1 = city code

after sorting


whete N1,C1 part of an object

is there any simple way of sorting

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Craig Tyler
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Joined: Jan 15, 2006
Posts: 52
Have the class implement Comparable and make the compareTo method sort on the city name. Then, all you have to do is use Collections.sort(). Or, make a Comparator and essentially do the same thing.
karthikeyan Chockalingam
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Joined: Sep 06, 2003
Posts: 259
This is a very good link to understand Comparator and Comparable http://www.javaworld.com/javaworld/jw-12-2002/jw-1227-sort.html


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