regex replace them all


From: Robby Russell <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
To: Vinayakam Murugan <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
Subject: Re: [PHP-DB] Implementing search in a database driven website
Date: Tue, 26 Oct 2004 16:57:36 -0700

On Wed, 2004-10-27 at 00:33 +0530, Vinayakam Murugan wrote:
> Hi
> I have a PHP-mysql website in which I want to implement search functionality.
> Through the content management section, the user can enter data into
> the database. Here he can enter HTML tags and embedded CSS stylesheets
> also. Now the problem is while searching the table, I want to show
> couple of lines of the relevant text. This gets displayed along with
> the HTML tags and CSS entries. Is there anyway I can display only the
> text ? I have tried strip_tags but it does not strip the CSS entries.
> --
> Warm Regards
> ~~~~~~~~~~~~
> Vinayak

You're going to have replace all the css tags when you pull the data
out...or rethink how you handle this sort of stuff in your CMS.
(html/css inside the content isn't fun to deal with)


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