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Date: 2009may28
Language: php
Keywords: erase, punct

Q.  What's the best way to remove/delete punctuation from a string in PHP?

A.  Like this:

function removePunct($s) { return pregReplaceAll('/[[:punct:]]+/', '', $s); } function exampleUse() { $b = "What's Up?"; $b = removePunct($b); print "b=$b"; }
See also http://www.davekb.com/search.php?target=pregReplaceAll