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Subject: RE: Name of a Variable
Thread ID: 227055 Message ID: 228754 # Views: 1 # Ratings: 0
Version: Visual FoxPro 9 Category: General VFP Topics
Date: Thursday, May 21, 2009 10:35:02 AM         
   


> >
> > Something like this maybe?
>
> Your solution is for this specific predicate. It won't work for a general one, like...


:-)

This function works for both predicate

i = searchfor(@atext,1,[i<alen(atext) and ("$" $ atext(i+1) or "#" $ atext(i+1)) and "enemy" $ atext(i)])

i = searchfor(@atext,1,[i<alen(atext) and "$" $ atext(i+1) and "enemy" $ atext(i)])


Function SearchFor(atext,nStartat,cPredicate)
	On Error *
        nAnswer = 0
	For I = 1 to Alen(aText)
		If &cPredicate then 
		    nAnswer = I
		EndIf 
	Next I
        Return nAnswer
EndFunc 


ENTIRE THREAD

Name of a Variable Posted by Tony Vignone @ 5/6/2009 4:05:35 PM
RE: Name of a Variable Posted by Tom Saddul @ 5/6/2009 4:22:19 PM
RE: Name of a Variable Posted by Tony Vignone @ 5/6/2009 4:57:45 PM
RE: Name of a Variable Posted by Tom Saddul @ 5/6/2009 5:37:24 PM
RE: Name of a Variable Posted by Tony Vignone @ 5/6/2009 5:43:49 PM
RE: Name of a Variable Posted by Tony Vignone @ 5/6/2009 5:58:58 PM
RE: Name of a Variable Posted by Tom Saddul @ 5/6/2009 6:19:08 PM
RE: Name of a Variable Posted by Tony Vignone @ 5/14/2009 3:19:11 PM
RE: Name of a Variable Posted by Tom Saddul @ 5/17/2009 10:09:28 AM
RE: Name of a Variable Posted by Tony Vignone @ 5/17/2009 7:31:52 PM
RE: Name of a Variable Posted by Tom Saddul @ 5/18/2009 8:09:44 AM
RE: Name of a Variable Posted by Tony Vignone @ 5/18/2009 3:52:23 PM
RE: Name of a Variable Posted by Tom Saddul @ 5/19/2009 3:41:37 PM
RE: Name of a Variable Posted by Tony Vignone @ 5/19/2009 4:02:11 PM
RE: Name of a Variable Posted by Tony Vignone @ 5/18/2009 6:20:29 PM
RE: Name of a Variable Posted by Samir Ibrahim @ 5/19/2009 6:56:28 PM
RE: Name of a Variable Posted by Tony Vignone @ 5/19/2009 9:10:40 PM
RE: Name of a Variable Posted by Samir Ibrahim @ 5/20/2009 10:21:14 AM
RE: Name of a Variable Posted by Tony Vignone @ 5/20/2009 6:34:39 PM
RE: Name of a Variable Posted by Tom Saddul @ 5/21/2009 1:52:57 AM
RE: Name of a Variable Posted by Tony Vignone @ 5/21/2009 7:33:39 PM
RE: Name of a Variable Posted by Samir Ibrahim @ 5/21/2009 10:35:02 AM
RE: Name of a Variable Posted by Tony Vignone @ 5/21/2009 7:58:52 PM
RE: Name of a Variable Posted by Samir Ibrahim @ 5/22/2009 11:04:13 AM
RE: Name of a Variable Posted by Tony Vignone @ 5/22/2009 3:07:38 PM
RE: Name of a Variable Posted by tushar @ 5/6/2009 6:10:53 PM