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AW: vrf Pattern matching

Question asked by bernhardt on Jun 8, 2001
<!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN"><HTML><HEAD><META HTTP-EQUIV="Content-Type" CONTENT="text/html; charset=iso-8859-1"><TITLE>vrf Pattern matching</TITLE><META content="MSHTML 5.50.4522.1800" name=GENERATOR></HEAD><BODY><DIV><FONT face="Courier New" size=2><SPAN class=826484410-08062001>Hi Stuart,</SPAN></FONT></DIV><DIV><FONT face="Courier New" size=2><SPAN class=826484410-08062001></SPAN></FONT> </DIV><DIV><FONT face="Courier New" size=2><SPAN class=826484410-08062001>you have to use the formula StrPosStr(<FONT face=Arial>"the quick brown fox" ,"quick") and check if the value is not -1.</FONT></SPAN></FONT></DIV><DIV><FONT face="Courier New" size=2><SPAN class=826484410-08062001><FONT face=Arial></FONT></SPAN></FONT> </DIV><DIV><FONT face="Courier New" size=2><SPAN class=826484410-08062001><FONT face=Arial>Best regards</FONT></SPAN></FONT></DIV><DIV><FONT face="Courier New" color=#0000ff size=2><SPAN class=826484410-08062001><P><FONT color=#000000><FONT face="Courier New" size=2>M. Bernhardt</FONT> <BR><FONT face="Courier New" size=2>-----------------------------------------</FONT> <BR><FONT face="Courier New" size=2>Somatec B. Aufenanger & M. Bernhardt</FONT> <BR><FONT face="Courier New" size=2>Jagdweg 7a</FONT> <BR><FONT face="Courier New" size=2>D-82041 Deisenhofen</FONT> </FONT></P><P><FONT color=#000000><FONT face="Courier New" size=2>Telefon         </FONT><FONT face="Courier New" size=2>: (089) 613 984 94</FONT></FONT> <BR><FONT face="Courier New" color=#000000 size=2>Fax     </FONT>        <FONT face="Courier New" color=#000000 size=2>: (089) 613 981 23</FONT> <BR><FONT face="Courier New" color=#000000 size=2>Email     </FONT>      <FONT face="Courier New" color=#000000 size=2>: <A href="mailto:Bernhardt@somatec.de">mailto:Bernhardt@somatec.de</A></FONT> <BR><FONT face="Courier New" color=#000000 size=2>homepage</FONT>        <FONT face="Courier New" color=#000000 size=2>:</FONT><U> <FONT face="Courier New" color=#0000ff size=2><A target=_blank href="http://www.somatec.com/">http://www.somatec.com</A></FONT></U> <BR><FONT face="Courier New" color=#000000 size=2>-----------------------------------------</FONT> </P></DIV><DIV><BR></DIV></SPAN></FONT><DIV><FONT face="Courier New" color=#0000ff size=2></FONT> </DIV><DIV class=OutlookMessageHeader dir=ltr align=left><FONT face=Tahoma size=2>-----Ursprngliche Nachricht-----<BR><B>Von:</B> owner-vrf@lvld.agilent.com [mailto:owner-vrf@lvld.agilent.com]<B>Im Auftrag von </B>Stuart Roberts<BR><B>Gesendet:</B> Freitag, 8. Juni 2001 12:28<BR><B>An:</B> Vee Reflector (E-mail)<BR><B>Betreff:</B> vrf Pattern matching<BR><BR></FONT></DIV><P><FONT face=Arial size=2>Hi All,</FONT> </P><P><FONT face=Arial size=2>Does anyone know how you can identify part of a string e.g.</FONT> </P><P><FONT face=Arial size=2>If string contains a certain sub-string "the quick brown fox" </FONT><BR><FONT face=Arial size=2>I want to read if the string contains  "quick".</FONT> <BR><FONT face=Arial size=2>I thought that using the IF/THEN object using a wildcard might work but it would not accept my formula "A=="*quick*"</FONT> </P><P><FONT face=Arial size=2>Any thoughts</FONT> </P><P><FONT face=Arial size=2>Best regards,</FONT> </P><P><I><FONT face=Tahoma color=#008080>Stuart Roberts</FONT></I> </P><P><I><FONT face=Tahoma color=#800080 size=2>Validation Analyst</FONT></I> </P><P><FONT face=Arial size=1>Siemens Datatrak Location & Information Systems Ltd</FONT> <BR><FONT face=Arial size=1>Wiltshire House</FONT> <BR><FONT face=Arial size=1>County Park</FONT> <BR><FONT face=Arial size=1>Shrivenham Rd</FONT> <BR><FONT face=Arial size=1>Swindon</FONT> <BR><FONT face=Arial size=1>Wiltshire</FONT> </P><P><FONT face=Arial size=1>t       :       (01793) 508315</FONT> <BR><FONT face=Arial size=1>f       :       (01793) 500115</FONT> <BR><FONT face=Arial size=1>e       :      <U> </U></FONT><U><FONT face=Arial color=#0000ff size=1>stuart.roberts@siemens-datatrak.com</FONT></U> <BR><FONT face=Arial size=1>www     :      </FONT><U> <FONT face=Arial color=#0000ff size=1>www.siemens-datatrak.com</FONT></U> </P><BR>--------------------------------------------------------------------- This is the "vrf" maillist, managed by Majordomo. To send messages to this maillist, just email to "vrf@lvld.agilent.com". Subscriptions and unsubscriptions are done through the address "vrf-request@lvld.agilent.com". If you need details, just send a message containing the text "help" to "vrf-request@lvld.agilent.com". ---------------------------------------------------------------------</BODY></HTML>  

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