[thelist] PHP question... checking string length

Mike evolt at muinar.com
Fri Mar 25 15:39:11 CST 2005

At 12:30 25.03.2005 -0500, you wrote:
>Guys, got a quick question. In PHP, I usually test if a string is empty 
>like so:
>if ($myString=='') // do something
>But I recently stumbled upon some code from a much more experienced
>PHP person test empty strings like so:
>if (strlen($myString) == 0) // do something


if( ! $myString ) // do something

would do it as well. Because, if the string is empty, it doesn't



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