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Re: Matching strings

daemon@ATHENA.MIT.EDU (Fri Mar 10 20:01:48 2000 )

Date: Fri, 10 Mar 2000 17:26:12 -0700
From: Brandon Gillespie <brandon@roguetrader.com>
To: coldstuff@cold.org
In-Reply-To: <A0200A8D901CD311A51F0001C86523B135072F@MMSINET1>; from Adam Cormany on Thu, Mar 02, 2000 at 01:05:26PM -0500
Reply-To: coldstuff@cold.org

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On Thu, Mar 02, 2000 at 01:05:26PM -0500, Adam Cormany wrote:
> I've noticed match_begin to match incomplete arguments to a string, but only
> at the beginning of the string. Example: match_begin("insanity", "ins")
> would return true.
> Is there any matching that matches incomplete arguments to a string, but at
> the end? Something like match_end("insanity", "ity")? Thanks

There are also two other ways:

     stridx("insanity", "ity", -1)

     match_regexp("insanity", "ity$")


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