This week's book giveaway is in the OO, Patterns, UML and Refactoring forum. We're giving away four copies of Refactoring for Software Design Smells: Managing Technical Debt and have Girish Suryanarayana, Ganesh Samarthyam & Tushar Sharma on-line! See this thread for details.
Gee, there are many ways. You can use regex in Java. In fact Java's regex flavor is much richer then vee eyes flavor. You can also mess around with lastIndexOf() or replace() from the String Class. The simplest thing maybe trim() from the String Class. [ December 10, 2002: Message edited by: Leslie Chaim ]