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Request #32275 add &count parameter to preg_replace
Submitted: 2005-03-11 08:57 UTC Modified: 2005-03-12 13:17 UTC
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Status: Closed Package: Feature/Change Request
PHP Version: 5.0.3 OS:
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 [2005-03-11 08:57 UTC]
In 5.0.0 were was parameter &count introduced in str_replace() to catch the total number of matched and replaced needles.

Is it possible to get the same functionality in preg_replace()? 

Reproduce code:
mixed preg_replace ( mixed pattern, mixed replacement, mixed subject [, int limit] )

Expected result:
mixed preg_replace ( mixed pattern, mixed replacement, mixed subject [, int limit[, int &count]] )


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 [2005-03-12 13:17 UTC]
This bug has been fixed in CVS.

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Will appear in 5.1.0

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