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md5() - string

Calculates the MD5 hash of str using the
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   MD5 Message-Digest Algorithm, and returns that hash.
Parameters :
  • str - The string.
  • raw_output - If the optional raw_output is set to TRUE, then the md5 digest is instead returned in raw binary format with a length of 16.

  • Syntax

    string md5
        ( string $str
       [, bool $raw_output = false
      ] )


    <?php$str = 'apple';if (md5($str) === '1f3870be274f6c49b3e31a0c6728957f') {    echo "Would you like a green or red apple?";}?>

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