string.find first before location
__peter__ at web.de
Tue May 2 09:15:36 CEST 2006
Gary Wessle wrote:
> I have a string like this
> text = "abc abc and Here and there"
> I want to grab the first "abc" before "Here"
> import string
> string.find(text, "Here") # <type int>
> I am having a problem with the next step.
These days str methods are preferred over the string module's functions.
>>> text = "abc abc and Here and there"
>>> here_pos = text.find("Here")
>>> text.rfind("abc", 0, here_pos)
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