CompareInfo.GetCompareInfo CompareInfo.GetCompareInfo CompareInfo.GetCompareInfo CompareInfo.GetCompareInfo Method

Definition

Initializes a new CompareInfo object.

Overloads

GetCompareInfo(Int32, Assembly) GetCompareInfo(Int32, Assembly) GetCompareInfo(Int32, Assembly)

Initializes a new CompareInfo object that is associated with the specified culture and that uses string comparison methods in the specified Assembly.

GetCompareInfo(String, Assembly) GetCompareInfo(String, Assembly) GetCompareInfo(String, Assembly)

Initializes a new CompareInfo object that is associated with the specified culture and that uses string comparison methods in the specified Assembly.

GetCompareInfo(Int32) GetCompareInfo(Int32) GetCompareInfo(Int32) GetCompareInfo(Int32)

Initializes a new CompareInfo object that is associated with the culture with the specified identifier.

GetCompareInfo(String) GetCompareInfo(String) GetCompareInfo(String) GetCompareInfo(String)

Initializes a new CompareInfo object that is associated with the culture with the specified name.

GetCompareInfo(Int32, Assembly) GetCompareInfo(Int32, Assembly) GetCompareInfo(Int32, Assembly)

Initializes a new CompareInfo object that is associated with the specified culture and that uses string comparison methods in the specified Assembly.

public:
 static System::Globalization::CompareInfo ^ GetCompareInfo(int culture, System::Reflection::Assembly ^ assembly);
public static System.Globalization.CompareInfo GetCompareInfo (int culture, System.Reflection.Assembly assembly);
static member GetCompareInfo : int * System.Reflection.Assembly -> System.Globalization.CompareInfo

Parameters

culture
Int32 Int32 Int32 Int32

An integer representing the culture identifier.

assembly
Assembly Assembly Assembly Assembly

An Assembly that contains the string comparison methods to use.

Returns

A new CompareInfo object associated with the culture with the specified identifier and using string comparison methods in the current Assembly.

Exceptions

Remarks

Note

The behavior of this method is unpredictable. It is recommended for your application to use a version of this method that does not take an assembly input.

The assembly parameter must be of the same type as Module.Assembly.

See also

GetCompareInfo(String, Assembly) GetCompareInfo(String, Assembly) GetCompareInfo(String, Assembly)

Initializes a new CompareInfo object that is associated with the specified culture and that uses string comparison methods in the specified Assembly.

public:
 static System::Globalization::CompareInfo ^ GetCompareInfo(System::String ^ name, System::Reflection::Assembly ^ assembly);
public static System.Globalization.CompareInfo GetCompareInfo (string name, System.Reflection.Assembly assembly);
static member GetCompareInfo : string * System.Reflection.Assembly -> System.Globalization.CompareInfo

Parameters

name
String String String String

A string representing the culture name.

assembly
Assembly Assembly Assembly Assembly

An Assembly that contains the string comparison methods to use.

Returns

A new CompareInfo object associated with the culture with the specified identifier and using string comparison methods in the current Assembly.

Exceptions

name is an invalid culture name.

-or-

assembly is of an invalid type.

Remarks

Note

The behavior of this method is unpredictable. We recommend that you use a version of this method that does not take an assembly input.

The assembly parameter must be of the same type as Module.Assembly.

See also

GetCompareInfo(Int32) GetCompareInfo(Int32) GetCompareInfo(Int32) GetCompareInfo(Int32)

Initializes a new CompareInfo object that is associated with the culture with the specified identifier.

public:
 static System::Globalization::CompareInfo ^ GetCompareInfo(int culture);
public static System.Globalization.CompareInfo GetCompareInfo (int culture);
static member GetCompareInfo : int -> System.Globalization.CompareInfo
Public Shared Function GetCompareInfo (culture As Integer) As CompareInfo

Parameters

culture
Int32 Int32 Int32 Int32

An integer representing the culture identifier.

Returns

A new CompareInfo object associated with the culture with the specified identifier and using string comparison methods in the current Assembly.

Examples

The following example compares portions of two strings using the different CompareInfo objects:

// The following code example compares two strings using the different CompareInfo instances:
//    a CompareInfo instance associated with the S"Spanish - Spain" culture with international sort,
//    a CompareInfo instance associated with the S"Spanish - Spain" culture with traditional sort, and
//    a CompareInfo instance associated with the InvariantCulture.
using namespace System;
using namespace System::Globalization;
int main()
{
   
   // Defines the strings to compare.
   String^ myStr1 = "calle";
   String^ myStr2 = "calor";
   
   // Uses GetCompareInfo to create the CompareInfo that 
   // uses the S"es-ES" culture with international sort.
   CompareInfo^ myCompIntl = CompareInfo::GetCompareInfo( "es-ES" );
   
   // Uses GetCompareInfo to create the CompareInfo that 
   // uses the S"es-ES" culture with traditional sort.
   CompareInfo^ myCompTrad = CompareInfo::GetCompareInfo( 0x040A );
   
   // Uses the CompareInfo property of the InvariantCulture.
   CompareInfo^ myCompInva = CultureInfo::InvariantCulture->CompareInfo;
   
   // Compares two strings using myCompIntl.
   Console::WriteLine( "Comparing \"{0}\" and \"{1}\"", myStr1, myStr2 );
   Console::WriteLine( "   With myCompIntl::Compare: {0}", myCompIntl->Compare( myStr1, myStr2 ) );
   Console::WriteLine( "   With myCompTrad::Compare: {0}", myCompTrad->Compare( myStr1, myStr2 ) );
   Console::WriteLine( "   With myCompInva::Compare: {0}", myCompInva->Compare( myStr1, myStr2 ) );
}

/*
This code produces the following output.

Comparing "calle" and "calor"
   With myCompIntl::Compare: -1
   With myCompTrad::Compare: 1
   With myCompInva::Compare: -1
*/
// The following code example compares two strings using the different CompareInfo instances:
//    a CompareInfo instance associated with the "Spanish - Spain" culture with international sort,
//    a CompareInfo instance associated with the "Spanish - Spain" culture with traditional sort, and
//    a CompareInfo instance associated with the InvariantCulture.

using System;
using System.Globalization;

public class SamplesCompareInfo  {

   public static void Main()  {

      // Defines the strings to compare.
      String myStr1 = "calle";
      String myStr2 = "calor";

      // Uses GetCompareInfo to create the CompareInfo that uses the "es-ES" culture with international sort.
      CompareInfo myCompIntl = CompareInfo.GetCompareInfo( "es-ES" );
      
      // Uses GetCompareInfo to create the CompareInfo that uses the "es-ES" culture with traditional sort.
      CompareInfo myCompTrad = CompareInfo.GetCompareInfo( 0x040A );

      // Uses the CompareInfo property of the InvariantCulture.
      CompareInfo myCompInva = CultureInfo.InvariantCulture.CompareInfo;

      // Compares two strings using myCompIntl.
      Console.WriteLine( "Comparing \"{0}\" and \"{1}\"", myStr1, myStr2 );
      Console.WriteLine( "   With myCompIntl.Compare: {0}", myCompIntl.Compare( myStr1, myStr2 ) );
      Console.WriteLine( "   With myCompTrad.Compare: {0}", myCompTrad.Compare( myStr1, myStr2 ) );
      Console.WriteLine( "   With myCompInva.Compare: {0}", myCompInva.Compare( myStr1, myStr2 ) );

   }

}


/*
This code produces the following output.

Comparing "calle" and "calor"
   With myCompIntl.Compare: -1
   With myCompTrad.Compare: 1
   With myCompInva.Compare: -1

*/
' The following code example compares two strings using the different CompareInfo instances:
'    a CompareInfo instance associated with the "Spanish - Spain" culture with international sort,
'    a CompareInfo instance associated with the "Spanish - Spain" culture with traditional sort, and
'    a CompareInfo instance associated with the InvariantCulture.

Imports System
Imports System.Globalization

Public Class SamplesCompareInfo

   Public Shared Sub Main()

      ' Defines the strings to compare.
      Dim myStr1 As [String] = "calle"
      Dim myStr2 As [String] = "calor"

      ' Uses GetCompareInfo to create the CompareInfo that uses the "es-ES" culture with international sort.
      Dim myCompIntl As CompareInfo = CompareInfo.GetCompareInfo("es-ES")

      ' Uses GetCompareInfo to create the CompareInfo that uses the "es-ES" culture with traditional sort.
      Dim myCompTrad As CompareInfo = CompareInfo.GetCompareInfo(&H40A)

      ' Uses the CompareInfo property of the InvariantCulture.
      Dim myCompInva As CompareInfo = CultureInfo.InvariantCulture.CompareInfo

      ' Compares two strings using myCompIntl.
      Console.WriteLine("Comparing ""{0}"" and ""{1}""", myStr1, myStr2)
      Console.WriteLine("   With myCompIntl.Compare: {0}", myCompIntl.Compare(myStr1, myStr2))
      Console.WriteLine("   With myCompTrad.Compare: {0}", myCompTrad.Compare(myStr1, myStr2))
      Console.WriteLine("   With myCompInva.Compare: {0}", myCompInva.Compare(myStr1, myStr2))

   End Sub 'Main 

End Class 'SamplesCompareInfo


'This code produces the following output.
'
'Comparing "calle" and "calor"
'   With myCompIntl.Compare: -1
'   With myCompTrad.Compare: 1
'   With myCompInva.Compare: -1

GetCompareInfo(String) GetCompareInfo(String) GetCompareInfo(String) GetCompareInfo(String)

Initializes a new CompareInfo object that is associated with the culture with the specified name.

public:
 static System::Globalization::CompareInfo ^ GetCompareInfo(System::String ^ name);
public static System.Globalization.CompareInfo GetCompareInfo (string name);
static member GetCompareInfo : string -> System.Globalization.CompareInfo
Public Shared Function GetCompareInfo (name As String) As CompareInfo

Parameters

name
String String String String

A string representing the culture name.

Returns

A new CompareInfo object associated with the culture with the specified identifier and using string comparison methods in the current Assembly.

Exceptions

Examples

The following example compares portions of two strings using the different CompareInfo objects:

// The following code example compares two strings using the different CompareInfo instances:
//    a CompareInfo instance associated with the S"Spanish - Spain" culture with international sort,
//    a CompareInfo instance associated with the S"Spanish - Spain" culture with traditional sort, and
//    a CompareInfo instance associated with the InvariantCulture.
using namespace System;
using namespace System::Globalization;
int main()
{
   
   // Defines the strings to compare.
   String^ myStr1 = "calle";
   String^ myStr2 = "calor";
   
   // Uses GetCompareInfo to create the CompareInfo that 
   // uses the S"es-ES" culture with international sort.
   CompareInfo^ myCompIntl = CompareInfo::GetCompareInfo( "es-ES" );
   
   // Uses GetCompareInfo to create the CompareInfo that 
   // uses the S"es-ES" culture with traditional sort.
   CompareInfo^ myCompTrad = CompareInfo::GetCompareInfo( 0x040A );
   
   // Uses the CompareInfo property of the InvariantCulture.
   CompareInfo^ myCompInva = CultureInfo::InvariantCulture->CompareInfo;
   
   // Compares two strings using myCompIntl.
   Console::WriteLine( "Comparing \"{0}\" and \"{1}\"", myStr1, myStr2 );
   Console::WriteLine( "   With myCompIntl::Compare: {0}", myCompIntl->Compare( myStr1, myStr2 ) );
   Console::WriteLine( "   With myCompTrad::Compare: {0}", myCompTrad->Compare( myStr1, myStr2 ) );
   Console::WriteLine( "   With myCompInva::Compare: {0}", myCompInva->Compare( myStr1, myStr2 ) );
}

/*
This code produces the following output.

Comparing "calle" and "calor"
   With myCompIntl::Compare: -1
   With myCompTrad::Compare: 1
   With myCompInva::Compare: -1
*/
// The following code example compares two strings using the different CompareInfo instances:
//    a CompareInfo instance associated with the "Spanish - Spain" culture with international sort,
//    a CompareInfo instance associated with the "Spanish - Spain" culture with traditional sort, and
//    a CompareInfo instance associated with the InvariantCulture.

using System;
using System.Globalization;

public class SamplesCompareInfo  {

   public static void Main()  {

      // Defines the strings to compare.
      String myStr1 = "calle";
      String myStr2 = "calor";

      // Uses GetCompareInfo to create the CompareInfo that uses the "es-ES" culture with international sort.
      CompareInfo myCompIntl = CompareInfo.GetCompareInfo( "es-ES" );
      
      // Uses GetCompareInfo to create the CompareInfo that uses the "es-ES" culture with traditional sort.
      CompareInfo myCompTrad = CompareInfo.GetCompareInfo( 0x040A );

      // Uses the CompareInfo property of the InvariantCulture.
      CompareInfo myCompInva = CultureInfo.InvariantCulture.CompareInfo;

      // Compares two strings using myCompIntl.
      Console.WriteLine( "Comparing \"{0}\" and \"{1}\"", myStr1, myStr2 );
      Console.WriteLine( "   With myCompIntl.Compare: {0}", myCompIntl.Compare( myStr1, myStr2 ) );
      Console.WriteLine( "   With myCompTrad.Compare: {0}", myCompTrad.Compare( myStr1, myStr2 ) );
      Console.WriteLine( "   With myCompInva.Compare: {0}", myCompInva.Compare( myStr1, myStr2 ) );

   }

}


/*
This code produces the following output.

Comparing "calle" and "calor"
   With myCompIntl.Compare: -1
   With myCompTrad.Compare: 1
   With myCompInva.Compare: -1

*/
' The following code example compares two strings using the different CompareInfo instances:
'    a CompareInfo instance associated with the "Spanish - Spain" culture with international sort,
'    a CompareInfo instance associated with the "Spanish - Spain" culture with traditional sort, and
'    a CompareInfo instance associated with the InvariantCulture.

Imports System
Imports System.Globalization

Public Class SamplesCompareInfo

   Public Shared Sub Main()

      ' Defines the strings to compare.
      Dim myStr1 As [String] = "calle"
      Dim myStr2 As [String] = "calor"

      ' Uses GetCompareInfo to create the CompareInfo that uses the "es-ES" culture with international sort.
      Dim myCompIntl As CompareInfo = CompareInfo.GetCompareInfo("es-ES")

      ' Uses GetCompareInfo to create the CompareInfo that uses the "es-ES" culture with traditional sort.
      Dim myCompTrad As CompareInfo = CompareInfo.GetCompareInfo(&H40A)

      ' Uses the CompareInfo property of the InvariantCulture.
      Dim myCompInva As CompareInfo = CultureInfo.InvariantCulture.CompareInfo

      ' Compares two strings using myCompIntl.
      Console.WriteLine("Comparing ""{0}"" and ""{1}""", myStr1, myStr2)
      Console.WriteLine("   With myCompIntl.Compare: {0}", myCompIntl.Compare(myStr1, myStr2))
      Console.WriteLine("   With myCompTrad.Compare: {0}", myCompTrad.Compare(myStr1, myStr2))
      Console.WriteLine("   With myCompInva.Compare: {0}", myCompInva.Compare(myStr1, myStr2))

   End Sub 'Main 

End Class 'SamplesCompareInfo


'This code produces the following output.
'
'Comparing "calle" and "calor"
'   With myCompIntl.Compare: -1
'   With myCompTrad.Compare: 1
'   With myCompInva.Compare: -1

Applies to