C++ boost::algorithm::string::trim_right()














































C++ boost::algorithm::string::trim_right()



trim_right():
     This function is included in the "boost/algorithm/string" library. This library contains some brilliant methods which  help in accomplishing string manipulations that are lacking in STL library. 
This function "trim_right" is used to remove all the trailing white-spaces in the string i.e., all the spaces present on the right side of the string as shown in the below examples:

Examples:
1. Original String: "Hello nice to meet you "
Modified String: "Hello nice to meet you"

2. Original String: " You are using boost "
Modified String: " You are using boost"

header file:
boost/algorithm/string.hpp

syntax:
     trim_right(input , loc);

parameters:
    input : an input sequence
    loc :  a locale used for space classification

    The modification of the string is done in-place if trim_right() is used.    
    There is another variation present i.e., trim_right_copy() , which takes the same parameters as input, but instead of  modifying the string in-place it returns a copy of the modified string while keeping the original string as it is.

SAMPLE CODE:

#include<iostream> #include<boost/algorithm/string.hpp> using namespace std; using namespace boost::algorithm; int main() { string s1 = " Welcome to Boost "; string s2 = s1; //storing another copy of string s1 in s2 string s3 = "You are using boost library "; //trimming only the string s2 trim_right(s2); //trimming s3 and storing the modified copy in newString string newString = trim_right_copy(s3); cout<<"EXAMPLE 1"<<endl; cout<<"The original string: "; cout<<s1<<"##part not in string##"<<endl; cout<<"The modified string: "; cout<<s2<<"##part not in string##"<<endl; cout<<"EXAMPLE 2"<<endl; cout<<"The original string: "; cout<<s3<<"##part not in string##"<<endl; cout<<"The modified string: "; cout<<newString<<"##part not in string##"<<endl; }

OUTPUT:


EXPLANATION:

As we an observe from the above code that trim_right() takes any string as input and it removes all the trailing whitespaces. It leaves the rest of characters and symbols untouched.
Similarly, trim_right_copy()  instead of modifying the original string i.e., "s3", it returns the modified string to "newString".


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