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#1 triphp

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Posted 26 October 2005 - 08:24 AM

How can I have a query to replace multiple strings. For example:

string = "the { quick brown " fox [ jump \/ ! £ $ %^&*«over»,.;:'#@~{ the lazy dog}|=+`<period>?]+"

I want that al those special characters found ("[\/!£$%^&*«»,.;:'#@~{}|=+`<>?]+" ) on that string will be replace by dashed(-).
What I have now is just only the space replace with dashed(-).:

SELECT REPLACE(string, ' ', '-') as turl FROM table;
I don't know how to put another argument in the from_str of REPLACE () function

Please take note that I can't use PHP ereg_replace. I have to badly do this in MySQL only. Is this possible?
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