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only want the first phone number in $text

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only want the first phone number
do not want the
8888888888888888888888

<?php

function strtophone($phone, $format=FALSE, $dlm='-')
{
    // HANDLE INPUT LIKE 1-800-BIG-DOGS
    $phone = strtoupper($phone);

  foreach (array('ZERO','ONE','TWO','THREE','FOUR','FIVE','SIX','SEVEN','EIGHT','NINE') as $number => $text)
  {
    $phone = str_replace($text, $number, $phone);
  }
  //http://php.net/manual/en/function.strtr.php
  $phone=strtr($phone,'ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ','22233344455566677778889999');

    // DISCARD NON-NUMERIC CHARACTERS
    $phone = preg_replace('#\D#', '', $phone);

    // DISCARD A LEADING '1' FROM NUMBERS ENTERED LIKE 1-800-555-1212
    if ( $phone[0] == '1') $phone = substr($phone,1);

    // IF LESS THAN TEN DIGITS, IT IS INVALID
    if (strlen($phone) < 10) return FALSE;

    // IF IT STARTS WITH '0' OR '1' IT IS INVALID
    if ( $phone[0] == '0') return FALSE;
    if ( $phone[0] == '1') return FALSE;

  //SECOND DIGIT CANNOT BE '9' (YET) http://www.nanpa.com/area_codes/index.html
    if ( $phone[1] == '9') return FALSE;

    // ADD OTHER TESTS HERE AS MAY BE NEEDED

    // IF NOT FORMATTED
    if (!$format) return $phone;

    // ISOLATE THE COMPONENTS OF THE PHONE NUMBER
    $ac = substr($phone,0,3); // AREA
    $ex = substr($phone,3,3); // EXCHANGE
    $nm = substr($phone,6,4); // NUMBER
    $xt = substr($phone,10);  // EXTENSION

    // STANDARDIZE THE PRINTABLE FORMAT OF THE PHONE NUMBER LIKE 212-555-1212-1234
    $formatted_phone = $ac . $dlm . $ex . $dlm . $nm;
    if ($xt != '') $formatted_phone .= $dlm . $xt;
    return $formatted_phone;
}

$string='8888888888888888888888';

echo '<br/>1-800-5551212: '. strtophone("1-800-5551212 $string");
echo '<br/>866-Big-Dogs: '. strtophone("866-Big-Dogs $string");
echo '<br/>202-537-7560: '. strtophone("202-537-7560 $string");
echo '<br/>703-356-5300 x2048: '. strtophone("703-356-5300 x2048 $string");
echo '<br/>(212) 555-1212: '. strtophone("(212) 555-1212 $string");
echo '<br/>1 + (212) 555-1212: '. strtophone("1 + (212) 555-1212 $string");
echo '<br/>2345678901: '. strtophone("2345678901 $string");
echo '<br/>12345678901: '. strtophone("12345678901 $string");
echo '<br/>two 345678901: '. strtophone("two 345678901 $string");  

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Question by:rgb192
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by:Ray Paseur
ID: 38833872
Please post the test data -- just the test data, not the code that doesn't work.  We only need to see the test data that you have created.  We especially need to see the part that shows us samples that should work and samples that should be filtered out.  You may also want to post the rules that describe why some samples work and some would be filtered out.

You can use this reference as you prepare the test data: SSCCE

Thanks, ~Ray
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by:rgb192
ID: 38834173
test data:

1-800-5551212: 80055512128888888888888888888888
866-Big-Dogs: 86624436478888888888888888888888
202-537-7560: 20253775608888888888888888888888
703-356-5300 x2048: 7033565300920488888888888888888888888
(212) 555-1212: 21255512128888888888888888888888
1 + (212) 555-1212: 21255512128888888888888888888888
2345678901: 23456789018888888888888888888888
12345678901: 23456789018888888888888888888888
two 345678901: 23456789018888888888888888888888



where
8888888888888888888888
is added to all the output that works (making the output not work)
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Ray Paseur earned 250 total points
ID: 38834826
Please see http://www.laprbass.com/RAY_temp_rgb192.php

This gets close, but the original translation gets bollixed up with the "x" abbreviation for the extension.  I cannot imagine where all the '8' come from - that has the smell of a programming error upstream.  If this were my task, I think I would eliminate the option to have letters in the phone number.  That seems to be at least one major part of the confusion.

<?php // RAY_temp_insoftservice.php
error_reporting(E_ALL);
echo '<pre>';


// TEST DATA
$str = <<<END
1-800-5551212: 80055512128888888888888888888888
866-Big-Dogs: 86624436478888888888888888888888
202-537-7560: 20253775608888888888888888888888
703-356-5300 x2048: 7033565300920488888888888888888888888
(212) 555-1212: 21255512128888888888888888888888
1 + (212) 555-1212: 21255512128888888888888888888888
2345678901: 23456789018888888888888888888888
12345678901: 23456789018888888888888888888888
two 345678901: 23456789018888888888888888888888
END;

// OPERATE ON EACH LINE TO REMOVE TRAILING 8
$arr = explode(PHP_EOL, $str);
foreach ($arr as $key => $xyz)
{
    $arr[$key] = rtrim(trim($xyz), '8');
}
$str = implode(PHP_EOL, $arr);
var_dump($str);

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Best of luck with it, ~Ray
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Expert Comment

by:Php_expert
ID: 38835232
if you dont want 8888888888888888888888 then why you are passing $string='8888888888888888888888' to the following code


$string='8888888888888888888888';

echo '<br/>1-800-5551212: '. strtophone("1-800-5551212 $string");
echo '<br/>866-Big-Dogs: '. strtophone("866-Big-Dogs $string");
echo '<br/>202-537-7560: '. strtophone("202-537-7560 $string");
echo '<br/>703-356-5300 x2048: '. strtophone("703-356-5300 x2048 $string");
echo '<br/>(212) 555-1212: '. strtophone("(212) 555-1212 $string");
echo '<br/>1 + (212) 555-1212: '. strtophone("1 + (212) 555-1212 $string");
echo '<br/>2345678901: '. strtophone("2345678901 $string");
echo '<br/>12345678901: '. strtophone("12345678901 $string");
echo '<br/>two 345678901: '. strtophone("two 345678901 $string");

$string = '';
will get the correct output.

<?php

function strtophone($phone, $format=FALSE, $dlm='-')
{
    // HANDLE INPUT LIKE 1-800-BIG-DOGS
    $phone = strtoupper($phone);

  foreach (array('ZERO','ONE','TWO','THREE','FOUR','FIVE','SIX','SEVEN','EIGHT','NINE') as $number => $text)
  {
    $phone = str_replace($text, $number, $phone);
  }
  //http://php.net/manual/en/function.strtr.php
  $phone=strtr($phone,'ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ','22233344455566677778889999');

    // DISCARD NON-NUMERIC CHARACTERS
    $phone = preg_replace('#\D#', '', $phone);

    // DISCARD A LEADING '1' FROM NUMBERS ENTERED LIKE 1-800-555-1212
    if ( $phone[0] == '1') $phone = substr($phone,1);

    // IF LESS THAN TEN DIGITS, IT IS INVALID
    if (strlen($phone) < 10) return FALSE;

    // IF IT STARTS WITH '0' OR '1' IT IS INVALID
    if ( $phone[0] == '0') return FALSE;
    if ( $phone[0] == '1') return FALSE;

  //SECOND DIGIT CANNOT BE '9' (YET) http://www.nanpa.com/area_codes/index.html
    if ( $phone[1] == '9') return FALSE;

    // ADD OTHER TESTS HERE AS MAY BE NEEDED

    // IF NOT FORMATTED
    if (!$format) return $phone;

    // ISOLATE THE COMPONENTS OF THE PHONE NUMBER
    $ac = substr($phone,0,3); // AREA
    $ex = substr($phone,3,3); // EXCHANGE
    $nm = substr($phone,6,4); // NUMBER
    $xt = substr($phone,10);  // EXTENSION

    // STANDARDIZE THE PRINTABLE FORMAT OF THE PHONE NUMBER LIKE 212-555-1212-1234
    $formatted_phone = $ac . $dlm . $ex . $dlm . $nm;
    if ($xt != '') $formatted_phone .= $dlm . $xt;
    return $formatted_phone;
}

$string='';

echo '<br/>1-800-5551212: '. strtophone("1-800-5551212 $string");
echo '<br/>866-Big-Dogs: '. strtophone("866-Big-Dogs $string");
echo '<br/>202-537-7560: '. strtophone("202-537-7560 $string");
echo '<br/>703-356-5300 x2048: '. strtophone("703-356-5300 x2048 $string");
echo '<br/>(212) 555-1212: '. strtophone("(212) 555-1212 $string");
echo '<br/>1 + (212) 555-1212: '. strtophone("1 + (212) 555-1212 $string");
echo '<br/>2345678901: '. strtophone("2345678901 $string");
echo '<br/>12345678901: '. strtophone("12345678901 $string");
echo '<br/>two 345678901: '. strtophone("two 345678901 $string");  
?>

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by:Php_expert
Php_expert earned 250 total points
ID: 38835252
Or you can try with following modified code:

<?php
function strtophone($phone, $format=FALSE, $dlm='-')
{
    // HANDLE INPUT LIKE 1-800-BIG-DOGS
    $phone = strtoupper($phone);

  foreach (array('ZERO','ONE','TWO','THREE','FOUR','FIVE','SIX','SEVEN','EIGHT','NINE') as $number => $text)
  {
    $phone = str_replace($text, $number, $phone);
	$phone = rtrim(trim($phone), '8');
  }
  //http://php.net/manual/en/function.strtr.php
  $phone=strtr($phone,'ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ','22233344455566677778889999');

    // DISCARD NON-NUMERIC CHARACTERS
    $phone = preg_replace('#\D#', '', $phone);

    // DISCARD A LEADING '1' FROM NUMBERS ENTERED LIKE 1-800-555-1212
    if ( $phone[0] == '1') $phone = substr($phone,1);

    // IF LESS THAN TEN DIGITS, IT IS INVALID
    if (strlen($phone) < 10) return FALSE;

    // IF IT STARTS WITH '0' OR '1' IT IS INVALID
    if ( $phone[0] == '0') return FALSE;
    if ( $phone[0] == '1') return FALSE;

  //SECOND DIGIT CANNOT BE '9' (YET) http://www.nanpa.com/area_codes/index.html
    if ( $phone[1] == '9') return FALSE;

    // ADD OTHER TESTS HERE AS MAY BE NEEDED

    // IF NOT FORMATTED
    if (!$format) return $phone;

    // ISOLATE THE COMPONENTS OF THE PHONE NUMBER
    $ac = substr($phone,0,3); // AREA
    $ex = substr($phone,3,3); // EXCHANGE
    $nm = substr($phone,6,4); // NUMBER
    $xt = substr($phone,10);  // EXTENSION

    // STANDARDIZE THE PRINTABLE FORMAT OF THE PHONE NUMBER LIKE 212-555-1212-1234
    $formatted_phone = $ac . $dlm . $ex . $dlm . $nm;
    if ($xt != '') $formatted_phone .= $dlm . $xt;
	
    return $formatted_phone;
}

$string='8888888888888888888888';

echo '<br/>1-800-5551212: '. strtophone("1-800-5551212 $string");
echo '<br/>866-Big-Dogs: '. strtophone("866-Big-Dogs $string");
echo '<br/>202-537-7560: '. strtophone("202-537-7560 $string");
echo '<br/>703-356-5300 x2048: '. strtophone("703-356-5300 x2048 $string");
echo '<br/>(212) 555-1212: '. strtophone("(212) 555-1212 $string");
echo '<br/>1 + (212) 555-1212: '. strtophone("1 + (212) 555-1212 $string");
echo '<br/>2345678901: '. strtophone("2345678901 $string");
echo '<br/>12345678901: '. strtophone("12345678901 $string");
echo '<br/>two 345678901: '. strtophone("two 345678901 $string");  
?>

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by:rgb192
ID: 38835423
thank you

yes you both answered the question

I created a new question where $string is more text (not an error with many 8's)

and with Ray's advice, eliminated 1800-big-dogs which he taught me.

I want the first phone number in a text block

http://www.experts-exchange.com/Web_Development/Web_Languages-Standards/PHP/Q_28014021.html
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