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Bug #23445 warning on parse_url('file://C:/path/doc.txt')
Submitted: 2003-05-01 17:40 UTC Modified: 2003-05-01 18:33 UTC
From: freesoftware at xs4all dot nl Assigned:
Status: Closed Package: *URL Functions
PHP Version: 4.3.1 OS: win2k
Private report: No CVE-ID:
 [2003-05-01 17:40 UTC] freesoftware at xs4all dot nl
Propable related to


(that is, file url with driveletter)


Warning: parse_url(file://C:/any/path/file.ext) [function.parse-url]: Unable to parse url in f:\wwwroot\test.php on line 3

it's propably the second : in the argument

I've seen applications give this type of URL's as referrer in GET requests (eg Microsoft ActiveX XML parser when used in javascript from a local file)



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 [2003-05-01 18:33 UTC]
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