GeSortAndSearchEx? [SOLVED]

On 04/04/2016 at 08:55, xxxxxxxx wrote:

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Quick question here on GeSortAndSearch: It is now legacy (deprecated).  Did anything replace it or is there a better alternative?

On 05/04/2016 at 03:19, xxxxxxxx wrote:


nowadays one should use the class BaseSort.

best wishes,

On 05/04/2016 at 05:51, xxxxxxxx wrote:

Thanks, Sebastian.  Change of use from GeSortAndSearch to BaseSort is not mentioned in the documentation.

On 05/04/2016 at 06:05, xxxxxxxx wrote:

Hi Robert,

yes, we realized this lack of information as well. Terribly sorry.
The good thing is, we already have been working on processes to improve the information flow and get a better coverage of API changes. Not saying, we can guarantee a hundred percent, yet, but we'll definitely improve in the future. Bad on the other hand is, we won't have the time to correct these failures for past SDKs.

On 05/04/2016 at 15:52, xxxxxxxx wrote:

No problem.  GeSortAndSearchEx worked (it was an older source code being re-purposed) but I have made note of BaseSort for future use. :thumbsup: