Monday, November 08, 2010 at 12:05 AM.


on popSuffix (s, chseparator='.') {
	<<Thursday, November 11, 1999 at 2:56:36 AM by AR
		<<Implemented as a kernel verb in Frontier 6.1.
		<<Old code
			<<on popSuffix (s, chseparator='.')
				<<10/31/97 at 12:37:03 PM by DW -- moved to string.popSuffix
				<<turn xxx.html into xxx
					<<Tue, Dec 10, 1996 at 6:07:57 AM by DW
				<<local (i)
				<<for i = sizeof (s) downto 1
					<<if s [i] == chseparator
						<<return (string.mid (s, 1, i -1))
				<<return (s)
	kernel (string.popsuffix)}
<<bundle <<test code
	<<dialog.alert (popSuffix ("xyz.html"))

This listing is for code that runs in the OPML Editor environment. I created these listings because I wanted the search engines to index it, so that when I want to look up something in my codebase I don't have to use the much slower search functionality in my object database. Dave Winer.