Forum: Ruby Finding pattern in strings

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Srinivas reddy G. (Guest)
on 2008-10-13 10:32
Hello Friends,

How to find the pattern in strings.

Example: In string "MATHEMATICS", i want to know the first occurrence of
"MAT".

Is there any standard function is available or we have to write our own
code for this?

I am looking like function in oracle INSTR.

Thanks in Advance,
Srinivas.
Peña, Botp (Guest)
on 2008-10-13 10:42
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From: Srinivas reddy Guda [mailto:removed_email_address@domain.invalid]
# How to find the pattern in strings.

find it..

http://www.ruby-doc.org/core/classes/String.html

qri string.=~

qri string.index
Srinivas reddy G. (Guest)
on 2008-10-13 10:54
Peña, Botp wrote:
> From: Srinivas reddy Guda [mailto:removed_email_address@domain.invalid]
> # How to find the pattern in strings.
>
> find it..
>
> http://www.ruby-doc.org/core/classes/String.html
>
> qri string.=~
>
> qri string.index

Thanks. index will fulfill by requirement.
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