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Doc Bug #69771 mb_substr / mb_strcut pages need to better explain the difference
Submitted: 2015-06-08 10:56 UTC Modified: 2017-01-28 12:57 UTC
From: php-bugs at allenjb dot me dot uk Assigned:
Status: Open Package: mbstring related
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 [2015-06-08 10:56 UTC] php-bugs at allenjb dot me dot uk
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The mb_strcut and mb_substr pages currently do a bad job, in my opinion, of explaining the difference between these two functions.

It would probably be better to provide clear code examples, with output. Some of the comments on the mb_strcut page already try to do this, but I think they could definitely be improved on.


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 [2015-06-08 11:55 UTC] cmb@php.net
Maybe something like <http://3v4l.org/1pUss>?
 [2017-01-28 12:57 UTC] cmb@php.net
-Package: Documentation problem +Package: mbstring related
 
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