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<?php $string = "<!-- static comment--> <a href='/dir1/dir2/DYNAMIC'> STRING1 STRING2 </a>"; $pattern ="#<a.*?>\s*\n*.*?(\w+)\s*\n*.*?(\w+)#s"; preg_match($pattern, $string, $match); var_dump($match);
Output for 4.3.0 - 7.2.0
array(3) { [0]=> string(54) "<a href='/dir1/dir2/DYNAMIC'> STRING1 STRING2" [1]=> string(7) "STRING1" [2]=> string(7) "STRING2" }