[ZPT] Python String Manipulation in SQL results

Ian Bicking ianb at colorstudy.com
Mon Nov 3 13:01:56 EST 2003

On Nov 3, 2003, at 11:57 AM, Philip Kilner wrote:
> Am happily listing from the dB with: -
> 	<span tal:replace="result/Email">Email goes here</span>
> What is the syntax to use Python's "rstrip" function to strip the 
> pesky padding off the end? (Am having trouble with nesting, I think)

.rstrip(), like tal:replace="python: result.Email.rstrip()", or just 
tal:replace="result/Email/rstrip" I suppose (using TALES' 
auto-calling).  .lstrip() and .strip() are other versions.

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