On Tue, 2010-04-27 at 16:41 +0600, saeed ahmed wrote:
> hello friends,
> I have used
> preg_replace('/[^0-9a-zÐ°\~...@\$\%\^\*\(\)\;\,\.\'\/\_]/i', ' ',$match);
> for remove the special characters. its work fine. but the problem I want to
> remove special characters from this kind of sentence
> #: "'''''Amor''' é fogo que arde sem se ver,''
> #: ''é ferida que dói, e não se sente,''
> #: ''é um contentamento descontente,''
> #: ''é dor que desatina sem doer.''"
> #:: ''- Camões''
> its remove all special character including é, ã, õ, which I do not want to.
> I want to remove special character except these three. please suggest me...
> Saeed Ahmed
Add those characters inside the square brackets. In regular expressions,
[^] indicates a list of characters that *won't* be matched.