On Saturday 03 August 2002 00:35, webmaster wrote:
> I know there has to be an easy way to do this, but I just can't find the
> answer.  I need to strip out the first part of a text string.  I've
> figured out out to strip out the last part of a string using the
> following:
> $address = (4455 N. 45th St.);
> $test = strstr($address, " ");
> echo $test;
> The variable $test returns N. 45th St. without the 4455.  Is there a way
> to reverse this so I can just return 4455?

Use strpos() to find the position of the first space then substr() to extract 
from beginning to the space.

Jason Wong -> Gremlins Associates -> www.gremlins.com.hk
Open Source Software Systems Integrators
* Web Design & Hosting * Internet & Intranet Applications Development *

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