On Sunday 18 August 2002 05:53, eriol wrote:

> It works fine on .php files but I was hoping I could include .inc files as
> well when someone wanted to view the source of them.. To include .inc files
> as viewable php source code, I'd rewrite it similar to below I assume, but
> I'm not understanding the syntax I'm missing..
>     if (ereg("(\.inc | .php)$",$o0o) && !ereg("\/\.\.", $o0o)){
>       ...
>     }
> I know I have to use a pipe to seperate allowable file types, but that's
> the extent of what I know.. Any help would be appreciated.. TIA..

A period (.) has a special meaning in that it matches any character. To match 
a literal period you have to escape it with a backslash:

  if (ereg("(\.inc | \.php)$",$o0o) && !ereg("\/\.\.", $o0o)) {

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