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Typecasting Strings to Integers in PHP
PHP does some funny things when typecasting strings as integers and may not work the way you would expect (to be fair, it is documented). Here are some examples running under PHP 5.2.5 from the Mac OS X command line: php -r 'var_dump((int) "agbae");' int(0) php -r 'var_dump((int) "zzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzz");' int(0) php -r 'var_dump((int) "2agbae");' int(2) […] Read more – ‘Typecasting Strings to Integers in PHP’.