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<?php $appt_notes = "Packet emailed 09-26-2014 14:21:47"; preg_match_all("/packet (e{0,1}mailed) (\d{2,4}-\d{2}-\d{2,4})/i",$appt_notes,$matches,PREG_SET_ORDER); if (!empty($matches)) { $packet_sentby = $matches[count($matches)-1][1]; $packet_date = date('m-d',strtotime($matches[count($matches)-1][2])); } else { $packet_sentby = ""; $packet_date = ""; } echo "Notes = $appt_notes <br>\n<br>\n"; echo $packet_sentby . "<br>\n" . $packet_date; echo "<hr>\n"; print_r($matches); ?>
based on E6Q8o
Output for 5.1.0 - 7.1.0
Notes = Packet emailed 09-26-2014 14:21:47 <br> <br> emailed<br> 01-01<hr> Array ( [0] => Array ( [0] => Packet emailed 09-26-2014 [1] => emailed [2] => 09-26-2014 ) )
Output for 4.3.0 - 5.0.5
Notes = Packet emailed 09-26-2014 14:21:47 <br> <br> emailed<br> 08-06<hr> Array ( [0] => Array ( [0] => Packet emailed 09-26-2014 [1] => emailed [2] => 09-26-2014 ) )