What does this PHP operator mean ->?

Posted on 2008-11-13
Last Modified: 2012-05-05
I'm trying to work through some sample code that is a php class and -> this operator seems to be used alot. Thanks in advance.

Question by:jonboyrc
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    It points to a member of an object.
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    Accepted Solution

    Better :

    It's called the "object operator".  

    So $a->b means the $b property of the object referenced by $a

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