PhpRiot
Become Zend Certified

Prepare for the ZCE exam using our quizzes (web or iPad/iPhone). More info...


When you're ready get 7.5% off your exam voucher using voucher CJQNOV23 at the Zend Store

Runtime Configuration

The behaviour of these functions is affected by settings in php.ini.

Iconv Configure Options
Name Default Changeable Changelog
iconv.input_encoding "ISO-8859-1" PHP_INI_ALL Available since PHP 4.0.5.
iconv.output_encoding "ISO-8859-1" PHP_INI_ALL Available since PHP 4.0.5.
iconv.internal_encoding "ISO-8859-1" PHP_INI_ALL Available since PHP 4.0.5.

Here's a short explanation of the configuration directives.

Warning

Some systems (like IBM AIX) use "ISO8859-1" instead of "ISO-8859-1" so this value has to be used in configuration options and function parameters.

iconv.input_encoding string

Currently this option is not used.

iconv.output_encoding string

iconv.internal_encoding string

PHP Manual