Regular expression solution

Nobody nobody at
Tue Jul 28 20:54:23 EDT 2009

On Tue, 28 Jul 2009 16:12:19 -0700, nickname wrote:

>             I'm a newbie with python. I am looking to write a regex
> program which can take in a piece of text and remove some parts of it
> and supply the remaining parts back.
> The input can be something like:
> <script>document.write("h" +"e"+ "ll"+ "ooooo"+ " m" +"y"+" n"+"ame"+
> " is  "+"21c";)</script>
> The output should be something like
> <script>document.write("hellooooo my name is  21c";)</script>

import re
r = re.compile(r'"\s*\+\s*"')
s = r'''<script>document.write("h" +"e"+ "ll"+ "ooooo"+ " m" +"y"+" n"+"ame"+
" is  "+"21c";)</script>'''
r.sub('', s)

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