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Sumo Logic

trim

The trim operator eliminates leading and trailing spaces from a string field.

Syntax

  • trim(<field>) as <field>
  • trim(" <string expression> ") as <field>

Example

Take the string value " Hello World  ". To remove the leading and trailing spaces you would do the following:

| trim(" Hello World  ") as greeting

This would return a field named greeting with a new value of "Hello World".