On Friday, March 1, 2002, at 10:34 AM, Erik Price wrote:
> On Thursday, February 28, 2002, at 10:33 PM, Monty wrote:
>> Is preg_replace() the best PHP command to use for parsing custom codes
>> text retrieved from a database (e.g., turning "[link= ]" into "<a
>> href= >")?
> Use preg only if you need the power of regexes. If you are just
> looking to replace certain predefined strings with other strings, then
> you should use substr() it's faster.
Whoops, I meant str_replace() !
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