Working with binary strings

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Working with binary strings in PHP. At the moment this package doesn't make much sense. Used by some other packages.

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Native string functions allow to work with text strings as with binary (a char is a byte). The problem is that these functions can be overridden from mbstring.

The library uses mbstring functions with the charset 8bit. And native functions if mbstring is not enabled.


Class axy\binary\Binary with static methods.

  • getLength(string $string): int
  • getSlice(string $string, int $offset [, int $length]): string
  • getByteFromChar(string $char [, bool $signed = FALSE]): int
  • getByteFromString(string $string, int $index [, bool $signed = FALSE]): int
  • unpackBytes(string $string [, bool $signed = false]): int[]