Un-quotes a quoted string. Test stripslashes online.
string stripslashes ( string $str )
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stripslashes — Un-quotes a quoted string
$string) : string
Un-quotes a quoted string.
An example use of stripslashes() is when the PHP
on (it was on by default before PHP 5.4), and you aren't inserting
this data into a place (such as a database) that requires escaping.
For example, if you're simply outputting data straight from an HTML form.
The input string.
Returns a string with backslashes stripped off.
' and so on.)
Double backslashes (
\\) are made into a single
Example #1 A stripslashes() example
$str = "Is your name O\'reilly?";
// Outputs: Is your name O'reilly?
stripslashes() is not recursive. If you want to apply this function to a multi-dimensional array, you need to use a recursive function.
Example #2 Using stripslashes() on an array
$value = is_array($value) ?
array_map('stripslashes_deep', $value) :
$array = array("f\\'oo", "b\\'ar", array("fo\\'o", "b\\'ar"));
$array = stripslashes_deep($array);
The above example will output:
Array (  => f'oo  => b'ar  => Array (  => fo'o  => b'ar ) )
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