Unicode Intrinsic Functions - OccurrencesOf Method

OccurrencesOf method

Member of Unicode Intrinsic Functions (PRIM_LIBI.IUnicodeIntrinsics)


Name Type Data Type Description
Result *Result (Optional) Integer Number of occurrences
String *Input Unicode String String to search for
StartPosition *Input (Optional) Integer Position at which to start searching


OccurencesOf returns the number of times the string supplied in the String parameter can be found in a string, starting from the character specified in the Startposition parameter.
OccurrencesOf is case sensitive.


In this example, if #String contained "ABCDEABCDEABCDE", the result would be 3
#Occurences := #String.OccurencesOf( "ABC" )

See also

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LANSA Version 15, April 2020