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    split


    str:split() splits a string using a pattern string to determine where the splits should occur, returning a node-set containing the resulting strings.

    Syntax

    str:split(string, pattern)
    

    Arguments

    string
    The string to split.
    pattern
    The pattern indicating where to split the string.

    Returns

    A node-set of token elements, each containing one token from the string.

    For example:

    str:split('book, phone, computer, chair', ', ')
    

    Returns a node set like this:

    <token>book</token>
    <token>phone</token>
    <token>computer</token>
    <token>chair</token>
    

    Defined

    EXSLT - STR:SPLIT

    Gecko support

    Supported in Gecko 1.9 and later.

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    Contributors to this page: Sheppy, Fredchat, Mgjbot, Talisker
    Last updated by: Sheppy,