XML_Util::isValidName() – verify an XML name


require_once 'XML/Util.php';

boolean XML_Util::isValidName ( string $string )


Checks, whether a string is a valid XML name. In XML the names of tags and attributes must follow strict rules. This method can be used to validate the names you are using.


  • string $string - string to be checked

Return value

Returns TRUE on success, PEAR_Error on failure.


This function should be called statically.

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