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identifier = Strings.scanIdentifier(string); (identifier, nextIndex) = Strings.scanIdentifier(string, startIndex=1, message="");
Function scanIdentifier scans the string starting at index "startIndex", checks whether the next token is an Identifier and returns its value as a string, as well as the index directly after the Identifier. An assert is triggered, if the scanned string does not contain an Identifier with optional leading white space.
Description: String to be scanned
Default Value: 1
Description: Start scanning of identifier at character startIndex
Default Value: ""
Description: Message used in error message if scan is not successful
Description: Value of Identifier
Description: Index of character after the found identifier