compare – Compare two strings
The file defines a macro \compare, which takes two arguments; the macro expands to -1, 0, 1, according as the first argument is less than, equal to, or greater than the second argument. Sorting is alphabetic, using ASCII collating order.
|Contained in||TeX Live as genmisc|
MiKTeX as genmisc
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