(PHP 4 >= 4.0.6, PHP 5)
mb_substr — Get part of string
Performs a multi-byte safe substr() operation based on number of characters. Position is counted from the beginning of
str. First character's position is 0. Second character position is 1, and so on.
The string to extract the substring from.
Position of first character to use from
Maximum number of characters to use from
encoding parameter is the character encoding. If it is omitted, the internal character encoding value will be used.
mb_substr() returns the portion of
str specified by the