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Delete leading zeroes

Hello,

Does anyone know how to delete leading zeroes in a mapping ?

I don't think there is a standard function for this, or am I wrong ?

Regards,

Marco

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    Feb 20, 2006 at 04:14 PM

    hi Marco,

    create a simple function that will use the code below:

    String stringWithZeros = "0000123490";

    String stringWithoutZeros = stringWithZeros.replaceFirst("^0+", "");

    Regards,

    michal

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    • Former Member Former Member

      Hi anand,

      I am doing lsmw conversion for mm01. The problem is when i am converting 18 char matnr, it is carry 6 more characters for matnr. I tried to use conversion function module. Again it is showing 24 matnr. How can we restrict leading zeros right side of the matnr? I tried to use SHIFT right deleting trailing spaces..but again showing same error... how can i restrict the zeros?

      Thanks and Regards,

      Partha SArathi