How to extract some text?

Chris Rebert clp2 at
Sun Mar 8 23:37:58 CET 2009

On Sun, Mar 8, 2009 at 2:18 PM, Oltmans <rolf.oltmans at> wrote:
> I'm at a loss to figure out how to extract some text from a string.
> Here is a string:
> setTimeout("location.href=''",
> 5000);
> and I want to only retrieve the URL from above i.e I only want this
> from the above string. Any ideas/
> help is highly appreciated.

Learn about the methods of the string class (str):

You'll probably be most interested in .split()


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