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Description of MUSHclient world function: world.Trim


Name Trim
Type Method
Summary Trims leading and trailing spaces from a string
Prototype BSTR Trim(BSTR Source);

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Description

This is supplied as a convenient way of removing leading and trailing spaces from a supplied string.

VBscript example
world.note "*" & world.trim ("  mystring  ") & "*"
Jscript example
world.Note("*" + world.Trim("  mystring  ") + "*");
PerlScript example
$world->Note("*" . $world->Trim("  mystring  ") . "*");
Python example
world.Note("*" + world.Trim("  mystring  ") + "*")
Lua example
Note("*" .. Trim("  mystring  ") .. "*")
Returns The source string with any leading or trailing spaces removed.

See also ...

Function Description
FixupEscapeSequences Converts "escape sequences" like \t to their equivalent codes.
FixupHTML Fixes up text for writing as HTML
Replace Replaces one substring with another

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