Instance Method

compare(_:)

Compares the string values of the receiver another cell, disregarding case.

Declaration

func compare(_ otherCell: Any) -> ComparisonResult

Parameters

otherCell

The cell to compare against the receiver. This parameter must be of type NSCell; if it is not, this method raises NSBadComparisonException.

This value must not be nil. If the value is nil, the behavior is undefined and may change in future versions of macOS.

Return Value

NSOrderedAscending if the string value of the receiver precedes the string value of otherCell in lexical ordering, NSOrderedSame if the string values are equivalent in lexical value, and NSOrderedDescending string value of the receiver follows the string value of otherCell in lexical ordering.