Issue #518: Collation and String Order

Type: Feature requestVersion: 2.3.0Priority: NormalStatus: ActiveReplies: 1

ObjectDB should support selecting collation when a new database is created.

The collation will affect the way strings are sorted in queries (with ORDER BY).

Currently strings are always ordered by Unicode order, and a workaround that enables controlling the order is to use normalizing, as discussed in this forum thread and in this forum thread.

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ObjectDB - Fast Object Database for Java (JPA/JDO)

I can also see it as important feature. Many CRMs, DMS and other systems requires correct collation when using order by clause.  +1 for this ...

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