Re: tokenize needed

Hi Michael,

Kay, Michael wrote:
> I agree we do need the ability to tokenize a string. I'm working on a
> proposal for regular expression handling (it's now on its third iteration)
> which will meet this requirement, although it might be a little heavyweight
> for simple splitting of a space-delimited string. We could look at providing
> a convenience function to make easy cases easy.

Great! Regexp matching/replacing could be useful.

I would love a convenience function, though (preferably working as 
java's StringTokenizer does by default). Regexps inside xpaths inside 
xml might become a bit hairy, syntax wise...


Received on Saturday, 25 May 2002 13:04:32 UTC