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trushant.w

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PostPosted: Sat Jan 10, 2015 4:50 pm
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I want to check whether the single code is present in string or not at 7th position. So I am using as below


Code:
SUBSTR(arg1,7,1) = "'"



But this is not working. Also I cannot put the single code in two single codes.


Please check and share your thoughts.
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enrico-sorichetti

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PostPosted: Sat Jan 10, 2015 5:07 pm
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Quote:
But this is not working.


how sad, I hope that You will be able to fix it icon_cool.gif

unless You learn to post meaningful information all You will get will be sarcastic remarks

Code:

/* rexx*/

arg1 = "1234567890"
say substr(arg1,7,1)
if substr(arg1,7,1) = "'" then,
   say "GOT IT"
else ,
   say "WTF"

arg1 = "123456'890"
say substr(arg1,7,1)
if substr(arg1,7,1) = "'" then,
   say "GOT IT"
else ,
   say "WTF"

exit


Code:

7
WTF
'
GOT IT
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