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<?php function getInbetweenStrings($start, $end, $str){ $matches = array(); $regex = "/$start(.*)$end/"; preg_match_all($regex, $str, $matches); return $matches[1]; } $str = "@@Ali@@"; $str_arr = getInbetweenStrings('@@', '@@', $str); print_r($str_arr); ?>
Output for 4.3.0 - 7.1.0
Array ( [0] => Ali )