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Sorts rows based on a locale aware comparison of a source model string role. More...

Import Statement: import Felgo 3.0
Since: Felgo 3.9.1



Detailed Description

LocaleAwareSorter is a specialized RoleSorter that sorts rows based on a source model string role. LocaleAwareSorter sorts values in a natural way and can also handle alphanumeric strings that contain numbers.

In the following example, rows will be sorted by their lastName role:

 SortFilterProxyModel {
    sourceModel: contactModel
    sorters: LocaleAwareSorter { roleName: "lastName" }

Note: On desktop platforms you can alternatively use the StringSorter, which can slightly improve performance. However, for consistent sorting behavior across different target platforms the LocaleAwareSorter is recommended.

Property Documentation

caseSensitivity : Qt.CaseSensitivity

This property holds the case sensitivity of the sorter. Sorting is case-sensitive by default.

enabled : bool

This property holds whether the sorter is enabled. A disabled sorter will not change the order of the rows.

By default, sorters are enabled.

ignoreDiacritics : bool

If active, diacritical marks are ignored, which makes the sorter insensitive to accent characters. For example, letters like Ä and ê are sorted among their un-accented variants A and e then. This setting is disabled by default.

locale : Locale

This property holds the locale of the sorter.

naturalSort : bool

This property is enabled by default. If active, strings are sorted in a natural way to e.g. show a lowercase a before an uppercase Z. While maintaining this overall order, the sorting is still sensitive to accent characters and casing of the letters.

numericMode : bool

This property holds whether the numeric mode of the sorter is enabled. This will enable proper sorting of numeric digits, so that e.g. 100 sorts after 99. By default this mode is off.

sortOrder : Qt::SortOrder

This property holds the sort order of this sorter.

Constant Description
Qt.AscendingOrder The items are sorted ascending e.g. starts with 'AAA' ends with 'ZZZ' in Latin-1 locales
Qt.DescendingOrder The items are sorted descending e.g. starts with 'ZZZ' ends with 'AAA' in Latin-1 locales

By default, sorting is in ascending order.

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