doronr at gmail.com
Sun Aug 1 00:17:24 PDT 2004
On Sat, 31 Jul 2004 15:31:46 -0700, Chris Waldron <chriswa at comcast.net> wrote:
> Thanks for the suggestion. I'm not an XPATH expert but just on
> cursory lookup I cannot find any reference to how to obtain elements on
> parts of an attribute value. There are references to being able to get
> elements using the whole attribute value. Essentially I cannot seem to
> find where I can use a regualar expression to express that I want
> elements returns should the attribute match my regular expression.
> Doron Rosenberg wrote:
> >You could use XPATH to do that. Mozilla for example supports running
> >XPATH on documents.
> >On Sat, 24 Jul 2004 06:19:39 +0000, chriswa at comcast.net
> ><chriswa at comcast.net> wrote:
> >>Currently I use indexOf but it would be faster and more efficient if there was such an API of the DOM that supplies that information.
Function: boolean contains(string, string)
The contains function returns true if the first argument string
contains the second argument string, and otherwise returns false.
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