SByte.CompareTo Method (Object)

Compares this instance to a specified object and returns an indication of their relative values.

Namespace:  System
Assembly:  mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)

public int CompareTo(
	Object obj
)

Parameters

obj
Type: System.Object
An object to compare, or null.

Return Value

Type: System.Int32
A signed number indicating the relative values of this instance and obj.

Return Value

Description

Less than zero

This instance is less than obj.

Zero

This instance is equal to obj.

Greater than zero

This instance is greater than obj.

-or-

obj is null.

Implements

IComparable.CompareTo(Object)

ExceptionCondition
ArgumentException

obj is not an SByte.

Any instance of SByte, regardless of its value, is considered greater than null.

The obj parameter must be null or an instance of SByte; otherwise, an exception is thrown.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.
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