Quick Search:
CODE
Oracle PL/SQL Code Library
JOBS
Find Or Post Oracle Jobs
FORUM
Oracle Discussion & Chat
 PHP Code: Truncate URLs for clean appearance. Jump to:  
Category: >> PHP Code >> Truncate URLs for clean appearance. Bookmark and Share

<< lastnext >>

Snippet Name: Truncate URLs for clean appearance.

Description: Makes nicer looking URLs quickly and easily. Prevent stretching a page out of shape by clipping off the visible portion of the URL.

Also see:
» Saving Remote Images With PHP
» Include All Files In A Directory
» More File Type Detection in PHP
» Get Current Page URL
» Get Current Directory Name
» Measure script run time
» Write to File example
» Check if a file exists
» Export table to Excel or MS Word file
» Count lines in file
» Copy File From Server
» Calculate File Size In Directory

Comment: (none)

Language: PHP
Highlight Mode: PHP
Last Modified: March 16th, 2009

<?PHP
 
FUNCTION shorturl($url){
    $length = STRLEN($url);
    IF($length > 45){
        $length = $length - 30;
        $first = SUBSTR($url, 0, -$length);
        $last = SUBSTR($url, -15);
        $new = $first."[ ... ]".$last;
        RETURN $new;
    }ELSE{
        RETURN $url;
    }
}
 
?>
 
// example usage
 
<?PHP
 
$longurl= "http://www.google.com/search?q=psoug+substring&ie=utf-8&oe=utf-8&aq=t&rls=org.mozilla:tr:official&client=firefox-a";
$shorturl = shorturl($longurl);
PRINT "<a href='$longurl'>$shorturl</a>";
 
?>


Free
Oracle Magazine
Subscriptions
and Oracle White Papers


SQL University.net courses meet the most demanding needs of the business world for advanced education in a cost-effective manner. SQL University.net courses are available immediately for IT professionals and can be taken without disruption of your workplace schedule or processes.

Compared to traditional travel-based training, SQL University.net saves time and valuable corporate resources, allowing companies to do more with less. That's our mission, and that's what we deliver.

Click here to find out more
 
Home      :      Code Library      :      Sponsors      :      Privacy      :      Terms of Use      :      Contact Us 61 users online    © 2009 psoug.org

PSOUG LOGIN
Username: 
Password: 
Forgot your password?