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mb_ereg_search_getposReturns start point for next regular expression match


int mb_ereg_search_getpos ( void )

Returns the start point for the next regular expression match.


This function has no parameters.

Return Values

mb_ereg_search_getpos() returns the point to start regular expression match for mb_ereg_search(), mb_ereg_search_pos(), mb_ereg_search_regs(). The position is represented by bytes from the head of string.



The internal encoding or the character encoding specified by mb_regex_encoding() will be used as the character encoding for this function.

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patil16nit at gmail dot com
9 months ago
The function mb_ereg_search_pos() returns matched byte length, not the position of the search part.
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