Search String for Word

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Mon Jun 26 17:24:54 CEST 2006


And what if I want to search for an item in a tuple, is there a
similarly easy method?

Tim Chase wrote:
> > What's the best way to search a string for a particular word and get a
> > booleen value indicating whether it exists in the string or not?
>
>  >>> substring = 'foo'
>  >>> targetstring = 'blah foo bar'
>  >>> substring in targetstring
> True
>  >>> if substring in targetstring: print 'yup'
> yup
> 
> http://docs.python.org/lib/typesseq.html
> 
> -tkc




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