python regular expression
peter at engcorp.com
Sat Nov 22 00:59:47 CET 2003
eddieNOSPAM at eddiecentral.net wrote:
> I am trying to edit a bunch of files that are similar. I want to remove all
> the ASP code that appears before the <HTML> tag. Can some one help me with a
> regex that can replace everything before the <HTML> tag with nothing?
stuff = 'whatever ASP blah\nblah <HTML>more blah blah</HTML>maybe even more'
shortStuff = stuff[stuff.index('<HTML>'):]
shortStuff = stuff
No regex required...
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