NEEH HELP...simple string manipulation

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Subject: NEEH HELP...simple string manipulation
Posted by:  Goran Petrovic (stgpetrov…@email.htnet.hr)
Date: Wed, 23 Jul 2003

I wrote a vb function, but i need it i jaavscript..i know java sintax but am
not sure how to make it work. this extracts teh file name from a path...i
thought strcpy..or something..but dont really know. Please help

function GetWriterName

str=document.location

for i = len(str) to 1 step -1
  if mid(str,i,1)="/" then
  str= mid( mid(str,i+1,100),1,len( mid(str,i+1,100))-4)
  str="../../../aspx/quotes"+str+".aspx"
  GetWriterName="../../../aspx/quotes"+str
  exit function
  end if
next

end function

Goran

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