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<?php $string = 'this is test'; preg_match('/(?P<test>.+)/', $string, $matches); // basic syntax var_dump($matches['test']); preg_match('/(?<test>.+)/', $string, $matches); // alternative var_dump($matches['test']); preg_match("/(?'test'.+)/", $string, $matches); // alternative var_dump($matches['test']);
Output for 5.6.0 - 5.6.40, 7.0.0 - 7.0.33, 7.1.0 - 7.1.33, 7.2.0 - 7.2.34, 7.3.0 - 7.3.31, 7.4.0 - 7.4.25, 8.0.0 - 8.0.12, 8.1rc1 - rc3
string(12) "this is test" string(12) "this is test" string(12) "this is test"

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