Newbie question - leading zeros

Rainy ak at
Fri Oct 13 20:19:32 CEST 2006

eldorado wrote:
> I have looked around and cannot seem to find a way to strip leading zeros
> off of values in a dictionary. Basically, I am looking to do a for loop
> and any value that has one or more leading zeros would be stripped. Any
> pointers would be appreciated. Thanks
> --
> Randomly generated signature
> ICMP: The protocol that goes PING!

import string
>>> string.lstrip('0001', '0')

Hope this willhelp


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