On Tuesday 28 May 2002 23:58, Andre Dubuc wrote:
> Is there a way to get a function similar to 'ucfirst' to work with the
> first letters of a set of strings in textarea strings?
> ******************************************************
> Inputted strings:
> "hi. i hope there is one. any ideas?"
> Should appear:
> "Hi. I hope there is one. Any ideas?"
> ******************************************************
> Would it be possible to do a 'foreach' 'ucfirst' type of statement while
> reading a string and breaking it apart at punctuation marks?

use explode() to break into sentences on whatever you deem to be a sentence 
boundary (period, exclamation mark, question mark, whatever).

foreach() through the resulting array applying ucfirst(). Then join them all 
up again.

Jason Wong -> Gremlins Associates -> www.gremlins.com.hk
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