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in reply to remove 16 Zeros

eghdam,

if you know that the 'pvid' is always 32 characters then:

my $pvid = "00c1be9a467335ce0000000000000000"; my $newpvid = substr( $pvid, 0, 16 ); print "\$newpvid: $newpvid\n";
but also reading some more documentation wouldn't hurt!

Regards...Ed

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