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Re: removing spaces from a string


From: Pascal Bourguignon
Subject: Re: removing spaces from a string
Date: Wed, 19 Apr 2006 14:49:37 +0200
User-agent: Gnus/5.11 (Gnus v5.11) Emacs/22.0.50 (gnu/linux)

David Kastrup <address@hidden> writes:
> Peter Tury <address@hidden> writes:
>> On Wed, 19 Apr 2006 12:01:21 +0200, LENNART BORGMAN wrote:
>>> From: Peter Tury <address@hidden>
>>>> I would need something like this: (remove-all-space a-sting-var); 
>>> Maybe use replace-regexp-in-string?
>>
>> Thanks! I looked exactly for this one. Unfortunately I couldn't find it
>> (using C-h a ..., and browsing the emacs and elisp manuals... -- now I see
>> I should have used C-h d ...?)
>
> It is also possible to do
> (concat (delq ?\  (append "This is a string" nil)))
>
> Or a number of other approaches.

Merely:  (delete ?  "ab cd  ef") --> "abcdef"

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