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stristr() - string

Returns all of haystack starting from and including the first
   occurrence of needle to the end.
Parameters :
  • haystack - The string to search in
  • needle - If needle is not a string, it is converted to an integer and applied as the ordinal value of a character.
  • before_needle - If TRUE, stristr() returns the part of the haystack before the first occurrence of the needle (excluding needle).

  • Syntax

    string stristr
        ( string $haystack
       , mixed $needle
       [, bool $before_needle = false
      ] )


    <?php  $email = '';  echo stristr($email, 'e'); // outputs  echo stristr($email, 'e', true); // As of PHP 5.3.0, outputs US?>

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