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'substring' call should be replaced with 'substringAfter'

Reports calls like s.substring(s.indexOf(x)) that can be replaced with s.substringAfter(x).

Using s.substringAfter(x) makes your code simpler.

The quick-fix replaces the substring call with substringAfter.


fun foo(s: String) { s.substring(s.indexOf('x')) }

After the quick-fix is applied:

fun foo(s: String) { s.substringAfter('x') }

Inspection Details

By default bundled with:

IntelliJ IDEA 2024.1, Qodana for JVM 2024.1,

Can be installed with plugin:

Kotlin, 241.16690-IJ

Last modified: 29 April 2024