IT. Expert System.

PHP

Gets a specific external variable by name and optionally filters it


filter_input

(PHP 5 >= 5.2.0)

filter_inputGets a specific external variable by name and optionally filters it

Description

mixed filter_input ( int $type , string $variable_name [, int $filter = FILTER_DEFAULT [, mixed $options ]] )

Parameters

type

One of INPUT_GET, INPUT_POST, INPUT_COOKIE, INPUT_SERVER, or INPUT_ENV.

variable_name

Name of a variable to get.

filter

The ID of the filter to apply. The Types of filters manual page lists the available filters.

options

Associative array of options or bitwise disjunction of flags. If filter accepts options, flags can be provided in "flags" field of array.

Return Values

Value of the requested variable on success, FALSE if the filter fails, or NULL if the variable_name variable is not set. If the flag FILTER_NULL_ON_FAILURE is used, it returns FALSE if the variable is not set and NULL if the filter fails.

Examples

Example #1 A filter_input() example

<?php
$search_html 
filter_input(INPUT_GET'search'FILTER_SANITIZE_SPECIAL_CHARS);
$search_url filter_input(INPUT_GET'search'FILTER_SANITIZE_ENCODED);
echo 
"You have searched for $search_html.\n";
echo 
"<a href='?search=$search_url'>Search again.</a>";
?>

The above example will output something similar to:

 You have searched for Me &#38; son. <a href='?search=Me%20%26%20son'>Search again.</a> 

See Also



Content

Android Reference

Java basics

Java Enterprise Edition (EE)

Java Standard Edition (SE)

SQL

HTML

PHP

CSS

Java Script

MYSQL

JQUERY

VBS

REGEX

C

C++

C#

Design patterns

RFC (standard status)

RFC (proposed standard status)

RFC (draft standard status)

RFC (informational status)

RFC (experimental status)

RFC (best current practice status)

RFC (historic status)

RFC (unknown status)

IT dictionary

License.
All information of this service is derived from the free sources and is provided solely in the form of quotations. This service provides information and interfaces solely for the familiarization (not ownership) and under the "as is" condition.
Copyright 2016 © ELTASK.COM. All rights reserved.
Site is optimized for mobile devices.
Downloads: 1037 / 158736015. Delta: 0.00382 с