strings.indexAny() function

strings.indexAny() returns the index of the first instance of specified characters in a string. If none of the specified characters are present, it returns -1.

Function type signature
(chars: string, v: string) => int
For more information, see Function type signatures.



(Required) String value to search.


(Required) Characters to search for.


Find the index of the first occurrence of characters from a string

import "sampledata"
import "strings"

    |> map(fn: (r) => ({r with _value: strings.indexAny(v: r._value, chars: "g7t")}))

View example input and output

Was this page helpful?

Thank you for your feedback!

Introducing InfluxDB 3.0

The new core of InfluxDB built with Rust and Apache Arrow. Available today in InfluxDB Cloud Dedicated.

Learn more

State of the InfluxDB Cloud Serverless documentation

The new documentation for InfluxDB Cloud Serverless is a work in progress. We are adding new information and content almost daily. Thank you for your patience!

If there is specific information you’re looking for, please submit a documentation issue.