New package: xstring

xstring by Christian Telllechea has been released today. The package provides macros for the manipulation of strings. Some Features:

  • tests, if one string is contained in another string (n times),
  • extraction of substrings in several ways,
  • substitution of some or all occurrences of a substring,
  • numerical calculations with string length, position of nth occurence of a substring etc.

You will find the package and its documentation on CTAN.

07. July 2008 by stefan
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