Sunday, February 23, 2020

android kotlin - Prepend indent to string every line

MainActivity.kt

package com.example.jetpack

import android.os.Bundle
import androidx.appcompat.app.AppCompatActivity
import kotlinx.android.synthetic.main.activity_main.*


class MainActivity : AppCompatActivity() {

    override fun onCreate(savedInstanceState: Bundle?) {
        super.onCreate(savedInstanceState)
        setContentView(R.layout.activity_main)

        val string = "Lorem Ipsum is simply dummy text of the" +
                " printing and \ntypesetting industry. Lorem Ipsum" +
                " has been the industry's \nstandard dummy text" +
                " ever since the 1500s, when \nan unknown printer" +
                " took a galley of type and \nscrambled it to" +
                " make a type specimen book."

        textView.text = string

        textView.append("\n\n\nAfter prepend indent....\n\n")

        // Prepends indent to every line of the original string.
        // Doesn't preserve the original line endings.
        val result = string.prependIndent(
            "     " // indent
        )

        textView.append(result)
    }
}
activity_main.xml

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?>
<androidx.constraintlayout.widget.ConstraintLayout
    xmlns:android="http://schemas.android.com/apk/res/android"
    xmlns:app="http://schemas.android.com/apk/res-auto"
    xmlns:tools="http://schemas.android.com/tools"
    android:layout_width="match_parent"
    android:layout_height="match_parent"
    tools:context=".MainActivity">
    <TextView
        android:id="@+id/textView"
        android:layout_width="0dp"
        android:layout_height="wrap_content"
        android:layout_marginStart="8dp"
        android:layout_marginTop="16dp"
        android:layout_marginEnd="8dp"
        android:textAppearance="@style/TextAppearance.AppCompat.Large"
        android:textColor="#2A52BE"
        android:textStyle="normal"
        android:textSize="22sp"
        android:fontFamily="sans-serif-condensed"
        app:layout_constraintEnd_toEndOf="parent"
        app:layout_constraintStart_toStartOf="parent"
        app:layout_constraintTop_toTopOf="parent" />
</androidx.constraintlayout.widget.ConstraintLayout>
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