More than one way to skin a cat - er, trim a string, right?
Glad you got it working.
On 4/8/2014 8:34 AM, Buzz Fenner wrote:
After reading through Eric's initial post stating that trim would not work
if the field was not defined as
varying, I sort of dismissed the offered solutions out of hand since the
field in question was char(20) (from
But then I saw Jeff's success with Tom's suggestion so I went back, tried
it, and it worked like a charm. Eric's did too, once I fixed a missing ')'.
Guess I got a little confused after being informed that the trim function
wouldn't work on a non-varying field but being presented with solutions
using Rtrim (or should I say wouldn't get me the results I was looking for).
Obviously, I mis-read what I was reading! So, like Jeff, I'm putting these
in the old toolbox!