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Sumo Logic

trim

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

Syntax

  • trim(fieldname) as field1
  • trim(" string expression ") as field1

Example

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

| trim(" Hello World  ") as field1

This would return a field named field1 with a new value of "Hello World".