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Bug #22017 Unexpected error in date() (timestamp from strtotime())
Submitted: 2003-02-02 15:01 UTC Modified: 2003-02-03 16:49 UTC
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Status: Closed Package: Date/time related
PHP Version: 4CVS-2003-02-02 (stable) OS: Windows 2000 Server
Private report: No CVE-ID:
 [2003-02-02 15:01 UTC]
Running ext/standard/tests/time/002.phpt on W2k server produce a warning:

"Warning: date() [/phpmanual/]: Unexpected error ..."

Example code:
date ("Y-m-d H:i:s\n", strtotime ("Dec 21  12:16"));


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 [2003-02-03 16:49 UTC]
This bug has been fixed in CVS.

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The error is more descriptive now. The cause for this problem is that you are trying to generate a date string based on a timestamp earlier then Jan 1 1970, which something that is not supported by Win32.
 [2003-03-17 05:50 UTC] digitalsoul at gmx dot at
hm, bad and good news in one message togheter. my heart jumped as i read "bug fixed". so installed 4.3.2RC1 and all i got was an "win32 does not support ..". ok, it's much  better than a system crash. but i really hope that the date function will handle also negativ values on windows - some day.
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