equals

actual fun String?.equals(
    other: String?,
    ignoreCase: Boolean = false
): Boolean
(source)

Returns true if this string is equal to other, optionally ignoring character case.

Parameters

ignoreCase - true to ignore character case when comparing strings. By default false.

fun Char.equals(
    other: Char,
    ignoreCase: Boolean = false
): Boolean
(source)

Returns true if this character is equal to the other character, optionally ignoring character case.

Parameters

ignoreCase -

true to ignore character case when comparing characters. By default false.

Two characters are considered the same ignoring case if at least one of the following is true:

  • The two characters are the same (as compared by the == operator)
  • Applying the method toUpperCase to each character produces the same result
  • Applying the method toLowerCase to each character produces the same result