[erlang-questions] comparing strings

Rodolfo Dias <>
Fri Dec 27 18:33:32 CET 2013


Thanks a lot,

     I suspected that \ was a escape, but I stayed confuse when I did

71> "nitro\\) opera".
"nitro\\) opera"

I expected see "nitro\) opera".


Best Regards
Rodolfo Dias


2013/12/27 Dmitry Kolesnikov <>

> Hello,
>
> make: *** No rule to make target `sense'.  Stop.
>
> \ is used as escape symbol at shell. \) is interpreted as )
> "nitro\\) opera" =:= "nitro) opera".
> false
>
> - Dmitry
>
> On Dec 27, 2013, at 5:11 PM, Rodolfo Dias <> wrote:
>
> > Hi all,
> >
> >    I am creating a module to extract some information from the User
> Agent (HTTP) and am checking the following situation.
> >
> > 21> "nitro\) opera" == "nitro) opera".
> > true
> > 22> "nitro\) opera" =:= "nitro) opera".
> > true
> > 23> string:equals("nitro\) opera", "nitro) opera").
> > true
> >
> > Make sense?
> >
> >
> > Rodolfo Dias
> >
> >
> >
> >
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