[m-dev.] feature request -- empty/1 pred in string library

Simon Taylor stayl at cs.mu.OZ.AU
Wed Mar 26 09:58:31 AEDT 2003

On 26-Mar-2003, Douglas Auclair <dauclair at msn.com> wrote:
> I was doing some programming with strings and was surprised to find that 
> the string library does not have an empty/1 semideterministic predicate.  
> This would be especially useful in higher-order programming:
> Content = filter(isnt(empty), ListOfStrings).

Content = filter(isnt(builtin__unify("")), ListOfStrings).

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