Lua Programming/How to Lua/string manipulation

  • case conversion
  • Determine the length of a string
  • Determine the position of a substring within a string
  • Removing the first and last characters from a string
  • Reverse a string
  • Splicing a string at arbitary positions
  • Strip whitespace from a string
  • Strip control codes and extended characters from a string
  • Test for an empty string
  • transliteration
Last modified on 4 July 2011, at 22:20