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That might work - it depends on what is needed. For instance, that would have 199-XXX come before 1AA-AAA, because it would use alphabetical sorting on the second digit. Whether that is OK depends on the exact requirement (but I suspect it isn't).
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Andrey Kozhanov wrote:Just put necessary functionality in your AddressComparator class. For example if address is a String, it could be written like this: