(PECL event >= 1.5.0)

EventBuffer::searchEolScans the buffer for an occurrence of an end of line


public EventBuffer::searchEol( int $start = -1 , int $eol_style = EventBuffer::EOL_ANY ): mixed

Scans the buffer for an occurrence of an end of line specified by eol_style parameter . It returns numeric position of the string, or false if the string was not found.

If the start argument is provided, it represents the position at which the search should begin; otherwise, the search is performed from the start of the string. If end argument provided, the search is performed between start and end buffer positions.



Start search position.


One of EventBuffer:EOL_* constants .

Return Values

Returns numeric position of the first occurrence of end-of-line symbol in the buffer, or false if not found.


This function may return Boolean false, but may also return a non-Boolean value which evaluates to false. Please read the section on Booleans for more information. Use the === operator for testing the return value of this function.

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