Re: Use strings in Mathematica, like in C?

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg61357] Re: Use strings in Mathematica, like in C?*From*: Bill Rowe <readnewsciv at earthlink.net>*Date*: Mon, 17 Oct 2005 02:29:24 -0400 (EDT)*Sender*: owner-wri-mathgroup at wolfram.com

On 10/16/05 at 12:18 AM, renan.birck at gmail.com (Renan) wrote: >In the C programming language I can operate directly over the >characters of a string, like: >int main() { >char message[16] = "Hello!"; message[n]='a'; >/* ... other code ... */ >return(0); >} >This mean: Change the (n+1)th character (in C, array starts at 0) >to the specified character. >Q: How can I obtain similar effect in Mathematica? For strings, use StringReplacePart. For example In[1]:= StringReplacePart["Hello", "a", {3, 3}] Out[1]= "Healo" -- To reply via email subtract one hundred and four