Solved

Read one string into two strings

Posted on 2007-11-30
3
230 Views
Last Modified: 2008-02-07
Within PHP, how can take a variable containing "1_approved" and move it into two variables with the first variable containing "1" and the second variable containing "approved"?
0
Comment
Question by:PeterErhard
  • 2
3 Comments
 
LVL 142

Accepted Solution

by:
Guy Hengel [angelIII / a3] earned 500 total points
ID: 20380890
please try this:

 list($var1, $var2) = explode("_", $yourvariable);
0
 
LVL 21

Expert Comment

by:nizsmo
ID: 20380900
One way of doing this below:
<?php

    $myvariable = "1_approved";

    $variableArray = explode("_",$myvariable);

    $variableNumber = $variableArray[0];

    $variableText = $variableArray[1];

    

    echo $variableNumber . "<br>";

    echo $variableText;

?>

Open in new window

0
 
LVL 21

Expert Comment

by:nizsmo
ID: 20380904
sorry angellll did not see your post before i posted.
0

Featured Post

Is Your Active Directory as Secure as You Think?

More than 75% of all records are compromised because of the loss or theft of a privileged credential. Experts have been exploring Active Directory infrastructure to identify key threats and establish best practices for keeping data safe. Attend this month’s webinar to learn more.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Foreword (July, 2015) Since I first wrote this article, years ago, a great many more people have begun using the internet.  They are coming online from every part of the globe, learning, reading, shopping and spending money at an ever-increasing ra…
Developers of all skill levels should learn to use current best practices when developing websites. However many developers, new and old, fall into the trap of using deprecated features because this is what so many tutorials and books tell them to u…
Explain concepts important to validation of email addresses with regular expressions. Applies to most languages/tools that uses regular expressions. Consider email address RFCs: Look at HTML5 form input element (with type=email) regex pattern: T…
The viewer will learn how to count occurrences of each item in an array.

863 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

18 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now