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package org.mycore.datamodel.classifications2.utils;

import java.text.Collator;
import java.util.Comparator;
import java.util.HashMap;
import java.util.List;
import java.util.Locale;

import org.jdom2.Element;
import org.jdom2.Namespace;
import org.mycore.common.MCRSessionMgr;

public class MCREditorItemComparator implements Comparator<Element> {

    private static final HashMap<String, MCREditorItemComparator> MY_COLLATORS = new HashMap<>();

    private Collator myCollator;

    private String language;

    private MCREditorItemComparator(Collator myCollator, String language) {
        this.myCollator = myCollator;
        this.language = language;

    public int compare(Element o1, Element o2) {
        if (!(o1.getName().equals("item") && o2.getName().equals("item"))) {
            //NO Editor Items
            return 0;
        return myCollator.compare(getCurrentLangLabel(o1, language), getCurrentLangLabel(o2, language));

    private static String getCurrentLangLabel(Element item, String language) {
        List<Element> labels = item.getChildren("label");
        for (Element label : labels) {
            if (label.getAttributeValue("lang", Namespace.XML_NAMESPACE).equals(language)) {
                return label.getText();
        if (labels.size() > 0) {
            //fallback to first label if currentLang label is not found
            return labels.get(0).getText();
        return "";

    private static MCREditorItemComparator getLangCollator(String lang) {
        MCREditorItemComparator comperator = MY_COLLATORS.get(lang);
        if (comperator == null) {
            Locale l = new Locale(lang);
            Collator collator = Collator.getInstance(l);
            comperator = new MCREditorItemComparator(collator, lang);
            MY_COLLATORS.put(lang, comperator);
        return comperator;

    public static Comparator<Element> getCurrentLangComperator() {
        String currentLanguage = MCRSessionMgr.getCurrentSession().getCurrentLanguage();
        return getLangCollator(currentLanguage);