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Subject: Re: FLASH: newbie: stripping character sets out of strings?
From: Muzak
Date: Fri, 22 Dec 2000 21:19:04 GMT

You could use a dummy variable after each line.

&var1=Blah&dummy=1
&var2=Noodles&dummy=1
&var3=X-mas&dummy=1

hth,
Muzak
----- Original Message -----
From: <jmerrillatelftech [dot] com>
To: <flasheratchinwag [dot] com>
Sent: Friday, December 22, 2000 9:12 PM
Subject: FLASH: newbie: stripping character sets out of strings?


>
> OK, my last question for the day, I promise, but its any easy one!
>
> Using loadvariables ("text.txt", ""), I am reading in a text file that has
> returns. i.e.
>
> text=
> &var1=Hello
> &var2=My name is:
>
> etc. I'd rather not have to put all the text in one like this:
>
> text=&var1=Hello&var2=My name is:
>
> How do I strip out the return characters that get loaded in each string? I
> can't find the proper Flash funciton in my manual.
> --Also, would I be stripping out "\r" or would it be "%OD" ?
>
> Thanks!
>
> Jason Merrill



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