How to trim n characters from right end of a string?
t-meyer at ihug.co.nz
Sun Jun 27 01:55:07 CEST 2004
> Please tell this newbie how to remove n characters from the
> right end of a string.
You can't - Python strings are immutable. You can, however, create a new
string that is the same as the old one less the n rightmost characters,
which should do what you need.
>>> s = "This is a string"
'This is a '
The tutorial on strings would be well worth reading to help with this sort
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