Merlin Morgenstern wrote:

> Hi there,
> I am having some trouble with utf8_decode(). Somehow the function
> returns output=input
> e.g.:
> $input = '%20%C3%9Cbersetzung%20franz';
> $output = utf8_decode($input);
> echo $input.'<br>'.$output;
> My goal is to decode the utf8, trim the input and encode with
> urlencode();
> This is the string which I would like to get: %C3%9Cbersetzung+franz
> Trim does not work and if I place urlencode() directly on the input it
> will encode the % sign to %25 and produce therfore a mixture of
> encodings.

It seems to me that you're probably missing a urldecode() on $input
before you attempt to decode the utf8 chars ?

Per Jessen, Zürich (17.9°C)

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