substring-after

The substring-after function returns a string that is the rest of a given string after a given substring.

Syntax

substring-after( haystack, needle )

Arguments

haystack

The string to be evaluated. Part of this string will be returned.

needle

The substring to search for. Everything after the first occurrence of*needle* in*haystack* will be returned.

Returns

A string.

Examples

XPath Example Output
substring-after('aa-bb','-') bb
substring-after('aa-bb','a') a-bb
substring-after('aa-bb','b') b
substring-after('aa-bb','q') (empty string)

Defined

Gecko support

Supported.