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strings.index() function

The strings.index() function returns the index of the first instance of a substring in a string. If the substring is not present, it returns -1.

Output data type: Integer

import "strings"

strings.index(v: "go gopher", substr: "go")

// returns 0

Parameters

v

The string value to search.

Data type: String

substr

The substring to search for.

Data type: String

Examples

Find the first occurrence of a substring
import "strings"

data
  |> map(fn: (r) => ({
      r with
      the_index: strings.index(v: r.pageTitle, substr: "the")
    })
  )