There are times when regex is wrong. This is such a time.
On Nov 24, 2014 8:38 AM, "Robert Klemme" <shortcutter / googlemail.com> wrote:

> On Mon, Nov 24, 2014 at 4:12 PM, Augusts Bautra <augusts / creo.mobi> wrote:
> > Thanks to all responders. An enumerator really was not needed in my
> example
> > (coworkers started me down that wrong path).
> > I ended up using a.split(",").shift for clarity.
>
> Why are you making it so complicated for yourself?
>
> irb(main):005:0> a = "a,b,c"
> => "a,b,c"
> irb(main):006:0> a.sub! /^[^,]*,/, ''
> => "b,c"
> irb(main):007:0> a
> => "b,c"
>
> Cheers
>
> robert
>
>
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