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

Steve Lime Steve.Lime at dnr.state.mn.us
Tue May 20 23:47:04 EDT 2008

As a heads up this function is now available in the main trunk.


>>> Daniel Morissette <dmorissette at mapgears.com> 05/17/08 9:21 PM >>>
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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