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strings.compare() function

strings.compare() compares the lexicographical order of two strings.

Return values

Comparison Return value
v < t -1
v == t 0
v > t 1
Function type signature
(t: string, v: string) => int
For more information, see Function type signatures.

Parameters

v

(Required) String value to compare.

t

(Required) String value to compare against.

Examples

Compare the lexicographical order of column values

import "strings"

data
    |> map(fn: (r) => ({r with same: strings.compare(v: r.string1, t: r.string2)}))

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