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strpbrk

Search a string for any of a set of characters (PHP 5)
string strpbrk ( string haystack, string char_list )

strpbrk() searches the haystack string for a char_list.

Parameters

haystack

The string where char_list is looked for.

char_list

This parameter is case sensitive.

Return Values

Returns a string starting from the character found, or FALSE if it is not found.

Examples

Example 2460. strpbrk() example

<?php

$text
= 'This is a Simple text.';

// this echoes "is is a Simple text." because 'i' is matched first
echo strpbrk($text, 'mi');

// this echoes "Simple text." because chars are case sensitive
echo strpbrk($text, 'S');
?>