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PHP: to parse a text file

Dada44 asked
Last Modified: 2012-05-10
Hi all

I need a script to read a text file contents and check for errors.

The errors are all the lines that are not built in this maner:

9 digits number|word|date hour||word

An example:
123456789|active|01/03/2011 10:03:26||web

I don't even know how to start, can anyone please give me a clue?

Please note that I'm a newbie, a piece of code will be easier for me than literature (sure I'll make the wrong interpretation).

Thanks a lot
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