[mapserver-dev] Need for strrstr function...

Daniel Morissette dmorissette at mapgears.com
Sat May 17 22:20:38 EDT 2008

Steve Lime wrote:
> Hi all: I'm finding a need for that function (finds the last occurence of a string in another string) in RFC 36 implementation work. It seems to be decidedly non-standard. Is anyone aware of, or have used an implementation that could be legally included with MapServer in mapstring.c? I've found a couple but one had no license or copyright (the author's email address is given) and the other had copyright assigned to the FSF so I assume it's GPL.

Google Code Search finds some stuff:


The first result is an strrstr() implementation which seems to be 
covered by a MIT license:


Daniel Morissette

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