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Random

shuffle(points)

X/Y Ascending

sortBy(points, ["body.x", "body.y"])

X/Y Descending

sortBy(points, ["body.x", "body.y"]).reverse()

Y/X Ascending

sortBy(points, ["body.y", "body.x"])

Y/X Descending

sortBy(points, ["body.y", "body.x"]).reverse()

X/Y Alternating

Not yet available in FarmBot OS.

const ordered = [];
uniq(points.map(p => p.body.x))
  .sort()
  .map((x, index) =>
    index % 2 == 0
      ? sortBy(points.filter(p => p.body.x == x), "body.y")
      : sortBy(points.filter(p => p.body.x == x), "body.y").reverse();
  })
  .map(row => row.map(p => ordered.push(p)))

Y/X Alternating

Not yet available in FarmBot OS.

const ordered = [];
uniq(points.map(p => p.body.y))
  .sort()
  .map((y, index) =>
    index % 2 == 0
      ? sortBy(points.filter(p => p.body.y == y), "body.x")
      : sortBy(points.filter(p => p.body.y == y), "body.x").reverse();
  })
  .map(row => row.map(p => ordered.push(p)))

Optimized

Not yet available in FarmBot OS.

Nearest neighbor algorithm:

const ordered = [];
let available = points.filter(p => p);
let from = { x: 0, y: 0 };
points.map(() => {
  const nearest = sortBy(available.map(p => ({
    point: p,
    distance: Math.pow(Math.pow(p.body.x - p.body.x, 2)
                     + Math.pow(from.y - from.y, 2), 0.5)
  })), "distance")[0].point;
  ordered.push(nearest);
  from = { x: nearest.body.x, y: nearest.body.y };
  available = available.filter(p => p.uuid !== nearest.uuid);
});