blob: 589c7adf83b052c46e44942a21c3448b5b2ba17e [file] [log] [blame]
Copyright (c) 2002-2005, International Business Machines Corporation and others. All Rights Reserved.
strsrch: a sample program which finds the occurrences of a pattern string in a source string, using user-defined collation rules.
This sample demonstrates
Creating a user-defined string search mechanism.
Finding all occurrences of a pattern string in a given source string.
strsrch.c Main source file
strsrch.sln Windows MSVC workspace. Double-click this to get started.
strsrch.vcproj Windows MSVC project file
To Build strsrch on Windows
1. Install and build ICU
2. In MSVC, open the workspace file icu\samples\strsrch\strsrch.sln
3. Choose a Debug or Release build.
4. Build.
To Run on Windows
1. Start a command shell window
2. Add ICU's bin directory to the path, e.g.
set PATH=c:\icu\bin;%PATH%
(Use the path to where ever ICU is on your system.)
3. cd into the strsrch directory, e.g.
cd c:\icu\source\samples\strsrch\debug
4. Run it
strsrch [options*] -source source_string -pattern pattern_string
To Build on Unixes
1. Build ICU. strsrch is built automatically by default unless samples are turned off.
Specify an ICU install directory when running configure,
using the --prefix option. The steps to build ICU will look something
like this:
cd <icu directory>/source
runConfigureICU <platform-name> --prefix <icu install directory> [other options]
gmake all
2. Install ICU,
gmake install
To Run on Unixes
cd <icu directory>/source/samples/strsrch
gmake check
export LD_LIBRARY_PATH=<icu install directory>/lib:.:$LD_LIBRARY_PATH
Note: The name of the LD_LIBRARY_PATH variable is different on some systems.
If in doubt, run the sample using "gmake check", and note the name of
the variable that is used there. LD_LIBRARY_PATH is the correct name
for Linux and Solaris.