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Re: Removing space at end of field and converting to text

by GrandFather (Sage)
on Apr 13, 2012 at 00:02 UTC ( #964839=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Removing space at end of field and converting to text

For your second problem it may be that the best approach is to use a white list - a list of characters that are OK. You can use the translate operator tr (see Quote Like Operators - look for tr/ ) to delete all characters from a string that are not in a given list.

True laziness is hard work


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