Find string within another, longer string
k = findstr(str1, str2)
k = findstr(str1, str2) searches
the longer of the two input strings for any occurrences of the shorter
string, returning the starting index of each such occurrence in the
k. If no occurrences are found, then
the empty array,
The search performed by
findstr is case sensitive.
Any leading and trailing blanks in either input string are explicitly
included in the comparison.
the order of the input arguments to
not important. This can be useful if you are not certain which of
the two input strings is the longer one.
s = 'Find the starting indices of the shorter string.'; findstr(s, 'the') ans = 6 30 findstr('the', s) ans = 6 30