Mailing List Archive: 49091 messages
  • Home
  • Script library
  • AltME Archive
  • Mailing list
  • Articles Index
  • Site search

[REBOL] Re: Splitting string based on substring separator

From: fuka:fuxoft:cz at: 22-Dec-2002 1:37

Thanks, this sounds promising. Unfortunately, my string is binary, containing all possible bytes... [SunandaDH--aol--com] wrote:
> Frantisek : > >>and I want to split it to substrings based on the separator string (in >> this case, "sep"). > > I'm sure you may get more elegant answers, but when I was faced with the same > problem, I solved it by replacing the "sep" string with a single character > that did not (should not!) appear in the string, I used a hex ff -- so: > > unlikely-char: to-string to-char 255 > original-string: "HELLOsepP E O P L EsepHOWsepAREsepYOU" > replace/all original-string "sep" unlikely-char > print mold parse/all original-string unlikely-char > > ["HELLO" "P E O P L E" "HOW" "ARE" "YOU"] > > Sunanda.
-- Frantisek Fuka (yes, that IS my real name) (and it's pronounced "Fran-tjee-shek Foo-kah") ---------------------------------------------------- My E-mail: [fuka--fuxoft--cz] My Homepage: My ICQ: 2745855