(PHP 4 >= 4.0.6)

mb_http_input -- Detect HTTP input character encoding


string mb_http_input ([string type])


This function is EXPERIMENTAL. The behaviour of this function, the name of this function, and anything else documented about this function may change in a future release of PHP without notice. Be warned and use this function at your own risk.

mb_http_input() returns result of HTTP input character encoding detection.

type: Input string specifies input type. "G" for GET, "P" for POST, "C" for COOKIE. If type is omitted, it returns last input type processed.

Return Value: Character encoding name. If mb_http_input() does not process specified HTTP input, it returns FALSE.

See also mb_internal_encoding(), mb_http_output(), mb_detect_order().