searching backwards in a string
phr-n2002a at nightsong.com
Tue Feb 12 23:13:36 EST 2002
Skip Montanaro <skip at pobox.com> writes:
> Paul> here 50000 and -1 are the starting and ending locations.
> If start > end isn't direction == -1 implied?
Nope. I tried it and it didn't search backwards. The behavior
was actually a little bit peculiar and may not have been consistent
with the docs. I'll try it again later and report a doc bug if
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