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Bug #24445 get_parent_class returns different values
Submitted: 2003-07-01 14:43 UTC Modified: 2003-07-01 23:32 UTC
From: thixit at yahoo dot com Assigned:
Status: Closed Package: Scripting Engine problem
PHP Version: 5.0.0b2-dev OS: *
Private report: No CVE-ID:
 [2003-07-01 14:43 UTC] thixit at yahoo dot com
If a class has no parent, get_parent_class() returns different values between object and string parameters.

Reproduce code:
define('ENDL', "\n");

class Foo

$foo = new Foo;
print '[' . get_parent_class('Foo') . ']' . ENDL;
print '[' . get_parent_class($foo)  . ']' . ENDL;

Expected result:

Actual result:


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 [2003-07-01 18:19 UTC]
Verified with PHP 4.3.3RC2-dev: Works.
Verified with PHP 5.0.0b2-dev:  Broken?

 [2003-07-01 23:32 UTC]
This bug has been fixed in CVS.

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