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Bug #10038 preg_replace("/([_%&])/","\\\\1",$text) does not work as expected
Submitted: 2001-03-28 12:14 UTC Modified: 2001-03-28 12:17 UTC
From: reeg-pb at junetz dot de Assigned:
Status: Closed Package: PCRE related
PHP Version: 4.0.4pl1 OS: Linux (Debian)
Private report: No CVE-ID: None
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 [2001-03-28 12:14 UTC] reeg-pb at junetz dot de
I want to replace _ with \_, % with \% and & with \&.

Under PHP4.0.3pl1 (tested) and lower the following Code worked as expected:
$text = "Test with_ and %";
$text = preg_replace("/([_%&])/","\\\\1",$text);
echo $text;

But under PHP4.0.4pl1 the output is:
Test with\\1 and \\1

PHP is compiled as Module with Apache.

Thank you,


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 [2001-03-28 12:17 UTC]
This is fixed in 4.0.5.
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