How to trim n characters from right end of a string?

Tony Meyer t-meyer at ihug.co.nz
Sun Jun 27 02:03:06 CEST 2004


> >>> s = "This is a string"
> >>> s[:10]
> 'This is a '

Opps.  I guess you really wanted:

>>> s = "This is a string"
>>> s[:-6]
'This is a '

=Tony Meyer





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