string problems 
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 string problems

I'm trying to make a jumbled word game and am having problems with the
string manipulation. I have a field of type SFString which contains the word
and another field of the same type which holds the mixed up letters. The
problem is I can't set a particular letter in the mixed up word. I'm using
JavaScript and have experimented with the following:

word = 'HELLO';
mixedWord = 'HELLO';
mixedWord[0] = 'B'   does nothing

shouldn't this set the first character in mixedWord to a B? It wouldn't be
much of a word jumble game when the letter don't appear jumbled now would it.


Thu, 10 Oct 2002 03:00:00 GMT  
 string problems


> word = 'HELLO';
> mixedWord = 'HELLO';
> mixedWord[0] = 'B'   does nothing

Your second string should be a MFString if you're trying to dereference it.
mixedWord  is a  MFString ["H", "E", "L", "L", "O"]
so  mixedWord[0] = ["B"]

You will probably have to make your word a MFString also and fill it letter by

Ernest Rose

Fri, 11 Oct 2002 03:00:00 GMT  
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