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Unquote string

 *  soapUI, copyright (C) 2004-2009 eviware.com 
 *  soapUI is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the 
 *  terms of version 2.1 of the GNU Lesser General Public License as published by 
 *  the Free Software Foundation.
 *  soapUI is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without 
 *  even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. 
 *  See the GNU Lesser General Public License for more details at gnu.org.

public class Utils {

  public static String unquote( String str )
    int length = str == null ? -1 : str.length();
    if( str == null || length == 0 )
      return str;

    if( length > 1 && str.charAt( 0 ) == '\"' && str.charAt( length - 1 ) == '\"' )
      str = str.substring( 1, length - 1 );

    return str;


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