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Remove newlines from string

Posted on 1998-11-19
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How can I remove all newlines from a string?
ie:
$a = "whatever including newlines";
$a =~ /whatever without newlines/;
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  chop $a;
or
   chomp $a;
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by:ahoffmann
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oops, if they are not at end of string:

   $a =~ s/[\r\n]+//;

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by:Lee5
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The oops did the trick
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