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PHP: Everything before Zooph

Posted on 2011-02-16
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I want a string to contain everything before " Zooph"

So:
Hello, World! Zooph 123

Should become:
Hello, World!
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Question by:hankknight
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$word = ' Zooph';
$data = 'Hello, world! Zooph 123';

$exp = explode($word,$data);
echo $exp[0];

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by:Beverley Portlock
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Another way....

<?php

$word = ' Zooph';
$data = 'Hello, world! Zooph 123';

echo preg_replace('#(.*)'.$word.'.*#is', '$1', $data );

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