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Compare Strings (C-convention)

version 1.0.0.0 (412 Bytes) by Stijn Helsen
This function compares two strings using C-convention.

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Updated 22 Sep 2003

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This (old) function compares two strings and gives an output similar to the C-function strcmp.
Unlike the MATLAB strcmp function the strings are compared in the alphabetical order.

c=strcmp(s1,s2)

c : -1 if s1<s2, 0 if s1==s2, +1 if s1>s2.

(This is an old function, which I wanted to supply now....)

Cite As

Stijn Helsen (2021). Compare Strings (C-convention) (https://www.mathworks.com/matlabcentral/fileexchange/3987-compare-strings-c-convention), MATLAB Central File Exchange. Retrieved .

MATLAB Release Compatibility
Created with R10
Compatible with any release
Platform Compatibility
Windows macOS Linux
Acknowledgements

Inspired: lexcmp, String comparison

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