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Bug #1097 (0 == "test") is true?
Submitted: 1999-01-26 15:58 UTC Modified: 1999-01-26 16:23 UTC
From: eric at ipass dot net Assigned:
Status: Closed Package: Other
PHP Version: 3.0.6 OS: Solaris 2.5.1
Private report: No CVE-ID: None
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 [1999-01-26 15:58 UTC] eric at ipass dot net
It appears that there is a problem between comparing 0 and a string.

<?
  if (0 == "test")
    echo "True";
  else
    echo "False";
?>

will report that the test is true.

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 [1999-01-26 16:23 UTC] rasmus
You are comparing an integer to a string here.  The inetger value of "test" is 0, hence the equality.  Try:
if( (string) 0 == "test")
 
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