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Bulletin Board Code

05.20.2011
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        <?php
function text2bbc($text){
    $find = array(
        '~\[b\](.*?)\[/b\]~s',
        '~\[i\](.*?)\[/i\]~s',
        '~\[u\](.*?)\[/u\]~s',
        '~\[size=(.*?)\](.*?)\[/size\]~s',
        '~\[color=(.*?)\](.*?)\[/color\]~s'
    );
    $replace = array(
        '<b>$1</b>',
        '<i>$1</i>',
        '<span style="text-decoration:underline;">$1</span>',
        '<span style="font-size:$1px;">$2</span>',
        '<span style="color:$1;">$2</span>'
    );
    return preg_replace($find,$replace,$text);
}
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echo text2bbc('this is some [b]bold text[/b] and this is [color=#FF0000]Red text[/color]');
echo'<br>';
echo text2bbc('this text is [i]italic[/i] and this is not');
echo'<br>';
echo text2bbc('here we have [u]underlined[/u] text');
echo'<br>';
echo text2bbc('this is [size=24]24px[/size] font');
?>