string_format

string_format

This is a way to format strings, such as decimal numbers and such. Use the syntax for sprintf() for the formatting.

Parameter PositionTypeRequiredDefaultDescription
1stringYesn/aThis is what format to use. (sprintf)

Example 5-17. string_format

<?php

$smarty
->assign('number'23.5787446);

?>

Where template is:

{$number}
{$number|string_format:"%.2f"}
{$number|string_format:"%d"}

This should output:

23.5787446
23.58
24

See also date_format.

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