Sort cards doesn't work in 7.0

Mark Wieder mwieder at
Sat Oct 25 14:31:48 EDT 2014


Saturday, October 25, 2014, 11:17:54 AM, Richard wrote:

> Doesn't work as in doesn't sort the cards, leaving them in the original
> order?

> Hmm....I wonder if somehow card sorting didn't get the attention it 
> needs in the string comparison overhaul for Unicode.

>  > I suppose this might be a 7.0 bug, but it seems likely that such
>  > a bug would have been discovered before now.

> Hard to say.  I tend to externalize my data, paging it in and out of
> controls in a single card, so I'd never come across this in my own testing.

> Anyone else here finding issues with card sorting in v7?

I'm with Richard on this - I've never tried to sort cards numeric, and
I'm not even sure what I would expect if I tried it. What does or
doesn't work now, and what was the result previously? Does/did that
sort numerically on the names of the cards or the numbers of the
cards? Or something else?

-Mark Wieder
 ahsoftware at

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