As long as we're on the subject, what is the best way to iterate over
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@naggum.no>, Erik Naggum <e...
> * "Chris H" <newsgroupNOJ...
> | how do I check if character 'a' is in word 'banada'
> | is any thing like substring() function ?
> yes. FIND, POSITION, SEARCH, CHAR, SUBSEQ, etc.
> note that most operations on characters and strings in Common Lisp are
> simply special cases of operations on elements and sequences. many
> C-based programmers are frustrated because they think that Common Lisp
> has few string-handling functions. Common Lisp has few string-only
> functions, so remember to look for sequence and array functions, too.