[Tutor] Problem Stripping

Prasad, Ramit ramit.prasad at jpmorgan.com
Fri Mar 30 19:36:50 CEST 2012

> strip(...)
>      S.strip([chars]) -> string or unicode
>      Return a copy of the string S with leading and trailing
>      whitespace removed.
>      If chars is given and not None, remove characters in chars instead.
>      If chars is unicode, S will be converted to unicode before stripping

You can get this text on the interpreter by doing help(str.strip) or 
help(''.strip). There is even an interactive help you can access by doing 
help(). I find it very useful, although usefulness varies with 3rd party 


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