[erlang-questions] Getting the position of a list item

Attila Rajmund Nohl <>
Wed Dec 2 19:29:30 CET 2009

2009/12/2, Garrett Smith <>:
> I'm missing something basic here :\
> The lists module has keyfind/3 but no find/2, where you want to return
> the position of a particular list item. This is surprising.
> Is there a commonly used pattern for this?

string:str(List, [Element]).

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