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ValuesGreaterThan ( listvalues ; reference )

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Theo Gantos, TEKA, Inc.
http://www.tekainc.com

Returns all values in a list that are greater than the reference; it is referenced by QuickSort ( listvalues ).

Sample Input:
ValuesGreaterThan ( "A
B
1
2
3
" , 2 )
Sample Output:
3
A
B


 Then copy & paste into FileMaker Advanced's Edit Custom Function window.

Description:

ValuesGreaterThan( listvalues; reference) returns a list of all values in list that are greater than the reference by comparing the first value; then prepending all other values greater than the reference with a recursive call to itself.

ValuesGreaterThan(listvalues; reference) is used by QuickSort( listvalues) to separate out values that are greater than a particular "pivot" value.

Originally written by Jeremy Bante, but it was lost, so I re-wrote it to make QuickSort(listvalues) work properly. Now there is no reason to EVER use the atrocious BubbleSort again!

I hope everyone enjoys it.

Note: these functions are not guaranteed or supported by BrianDunning.com. Please contact the individual developer with any questions or problems.

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