Deleting characters from a string

Skip Montanaro skip at mojam.com
Sun Jun 6 21:57:29 CEST 1999


> What I would really like to be able to do is write:
> 
>   host = string.translate(host, None, ' "')
> 
> Am I missing a more elegant solution?

Probably less elegant, but you can use string.replace.  You'll have to
call it twice to get the spaces and the double quotes:

    host = string.replace(string.replace(host, '"', ""), " ", "")

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