This section describes how values are sorted within . Sorting can be applied through the following mechanisms:
Applying a Sort transform. For more information, see Sort Transform.
NOTE: Following listings represent sorting in ascending order. Descending order sorting is in the reverse of the listings below.
For any column, sorting is performed in the following order:
Since all values are valid for String data type, this sort order represents the most common representation for sort order.
For Integers and Decimals, sorting happens in the following order: